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NGC 996

NGC 996
Object NGC 996 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 996 - galaxy in the constellation Andromedae
Type: E0 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.20'x1.2'
magnitude: V=13.0m; B=14.0m
The surface brightness: 13.5 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 2h38m39.6s; Dec= 41°38'50"
redshift (z): 0.015291
The distance from the Sun to NGC 996: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 64.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 996 : PGC 10015, UGC 2123, MCG 7-6-45, CGCG 539-64

Nearby objects: NGC 994, NGC 995, NGC 997, NGC 998

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