|Object NGC 2878 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2878 - galaxy in the constellation Hydrae|
Type: Sa - spiral galaxy
The angular dimensions: 0.80'x0.3'
magnitude: V=14.0m; B=14.7m
The surface brightness: 12.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h25m47.4s; Dec= 2°5'24"
redshift (z): 0.024351
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2878: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 102.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2878 : PGC 26739, UGC 5022, MCG 0-24-14, CGCG 6-42, NPM1G +02.0216
Nearby objects: NGC 2876
, NGC 2877
, NGC 2879
, NGC 2880
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