|Object NGC 2986 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2986 - galaxy in the constellation Hydrae|
Type: E2 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 3.20'x2.6'
magnitude: V=10.8m; B=11.7m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h44m15.9s; Dec= -21°16'41"
redshift (z): 0.007679
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2986: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 32.4 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2986 : PGC 27885, ESO 566-5, MCG -3-25-19, UGCA 178
Nearby objects: NGC 2984
, NGC 2985
, NGC 2987
, NGC 2988
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