Object NGC 986A is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 986A - galaxy in the constellation Fornacis|
Type: IBm - irregular-shaped galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.80'x0.7'
magnitude: V=14.0m; B=14.6m
The surface brightness: 14.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h32m42s; Dec= -39°17'43"
redshift (z): 0.004788
The distance from the Sun to NGC 986A: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 20.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 986A : PGC 9685, MCG -7-6-14A, ESO 299-6A, AM 0230-393, PGC 9686
Nearby objects: NGC 984
, NGC 985
, NGC 986
, NGC 987
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