The galaxy IC 42

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , IC 42 is visible between 20:41 and 02:12. It will become accessible around 20:41, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:25, 33° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 02:12 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name IC 42
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:15.38 (B) [2]
12.81 (J) [2]
11.98 (H) [2]
11.74 (K) [2]
Hubble type:SABc
Right ascension:00h41m [2]
Declination:-15°25' [2]
Distance:160.0 Mpc
521.6 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.64

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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