|Object NGC 947 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 947 - galaxy in the constellation Ceti|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.10'x1.1'
magnitude: V=12.6m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h28m33.3s; Dec= -19°2'32"
redshift (z): 0.016495
The distance from the Sun to NGC 947: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 69.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 947 : PGC 9420, ESO 545-21, MCG -3-7-22, IRAS 02262-1915
Nearby objects: NGC 945
, NGC 946
, NGC 948
, NGC 949
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