|Object NGC 3246 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3246 - galaxy in the constellation Sextantis|
Type: SBdm - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 2.40'x1.4'
magnitude: V=12.6m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 13.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h26m41.9s; Dec= 3°51'45"
redshift (z): 0.007185
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3246: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 30.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3246 : PGC 30684, UGC 5661, MCG 1-27-9, CGCG 37-37, IRAS 10240+0407
Nearby objects: NGC 3245A
, NGC 3245
, NGC 3247
, NGC 3248
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