The galaxy IC 42

Image of IC 42
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , IC 42 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:03 (EDT) – 4 hours and 55 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 31° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:40.

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Name IC 42
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:15.38 (B)[1]
12.81 (J)[1]
11.98 (H)[1]
11.74 (K)[1]
Hubble type:SABc
Right Ascension:00h41m [1]
Declination:-15°25' [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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