|Object NGC 6878 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6878 - galaxy in the constellation Sagittarii|
Type: SBb - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.60'x1.3'
magnitude: V=12.7m; B=13.5m
The surface brightness: 13.3 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 20h13m53.2s; Dec= -44°31'36"
redshift (z): 0.019443
The distance from the Sun to NGC 6878: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 82.1 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 6878 : PGC 64317, ESO 284-31, MCG -7-41-15, IRAS 20104-4440
Nearby objects: NGC 6876A
, NGC 6877
, NGC 6878A
, NGC 6879
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