|Object NGC 978 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 978 - galaxy in the constellation Trianguli|
Type: E-S0 -
The angular dimensions: 1.30'x1.0'
magnitude: V=12.2m; B=13.2m
The surface brightness: 12.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h34m47s; Dec= 32°50'42"
redshift (z): 0.015831
The distance from the Sun to NGC 978: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 66.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 978 : PGC 9821, NGC 978A, UGC 2057, MCG 5-7-16, CGCG 505-18, KCPG 71A
Nearby objects: NGC 976
, NGC 977
, NGC 978B
, NGC 978A
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