|Object NGC 257 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 257 - galaxy in the constellation Piscium|
Type: Sc - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.90'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.6m; B=13.3m
The surface brightness: 13.4 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 0h48m1.6s; Dec= 8°17'48"
redshift (z): 0.017592
The distance from the Sun to NGC 257: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 74.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 257 : PGC 2818, UGC 493, MCG 1-3-3, CGCG 410-6, IRAS 00454+0801
Nearby objects: NGC 255
, NGC 256
, NGC 258
, NGC 259
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