The galaxy IC 1242

Image of IC 1242
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , IC 1242 will become visible around 20:41 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 49° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 01:59.

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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]

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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