Object NGC 988 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 988 - galaxy in the constellation Ceti|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 4.10'x1.6'
magnitude: V=11.0m; B=11.4m
The surface brightness: 13.5 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h35m27.3s; Dec= -9°21'18"
redshift (z): 0.005037
The distance from the Sun to NGC 988: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 21.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 988 : PGC 9843, MCG -2-7-37, UGCA 35, IRAS 02330-0934, near SAO 129994
Nearby objects: NGC 986
, NGC 987
, NGC 989
, NGC 990
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