|Object NGC 2948 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2948 - galaxy in the constellation Leonis|
Type: SBbc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.40'x0.9'
magnitude: V=12.9m; B=13.7m
The surface brightness: 13.0 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h38m59.2s; Dec= 6°57'21"
redshift (z): 0.016621
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2948: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 70.2 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2948 : PGC 27518, UGC 5141, MCG 1-25-7, CGCG 35-20, IRAS 09363+0710
Nearby objects: NGC 2946
, NGC 2947
, NGC 2949-1
, NGC 2949-2
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