The galaxy IC 1242

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , IC 1242 is visible all night. It will become visible around 23:01 (PDT), 43° above your south-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:24, 46° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 03:21, 32° above your south-western horizon.

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Name IC 1242
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:14.90 (B) [1]
12.44 (J) [1]
11.65 (H) [1]
11.21 (K) [1]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:17h08m [1]
Declination:+04°02' [1]
Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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