|Object NGC 2216 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2216 - galaxy in the constellation Canis Majoris|
Type: SBab - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x1.1'
magnitude: V=12.8m; B=13.6m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h21m30.7s; Dec= -22°5'14"
redshift (z): 0.009577
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2216: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 40.5 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2216 : PGC 18877, ESO 556-17, MCG -4-15-27, IRAS 06194-2203
Nearby objects: NGC 2214
, NGC 2215
, NGC 2217
, NGC 2218
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