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NGC 972

NGC 972
Object NGC 972 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 972 - galaxy in the constellation Arietis
Type: Sab -
The angular dimensions: 3.30'x1.6'
magnitude: V=11.4m; B=12.3m
The surface brightness: 13.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h34m13.3s; Dec= 29°18'37"
redshift (z): 0.005147
The distance from the Sun to NGC 972: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 21.7 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 972 : PGC 9788, UGC 2045, MCG 5-7-10, CGCG 505-12, KUG 0231+290, IRAS 02312+2905

Nearby objects: NGC 970, NGC 971, NGC 973, NGC 974

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