|Object NGC 2778 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2778 - galaxy in the constellation Lyncis|
Type: E3 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x1.0'
magnitude: V=12.4m; B=13.4m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h12m24.5s; Dec= 35°1'40"
redshift (z): 0.006835
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2778: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 28.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2778 : PGC 25955, UGC 4840, MCG 6-20-43, CGCG 180-54
Nearby objects: NGC 2776
, NGC 2777
, NGC 2779
, NGC 2780
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