The galaxy NGC 1042

Image of NGC 1042
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1042 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:18 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 41° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:57, 42° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 22:28, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 1042
Object Type Galaxy
Magnitude:11.02 (V)[1]
11.56 (B)[1]
9.73 (H)[1]
8.85 (K)[1]
10.29 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.54
Hubble type:SABc
Right Ascension:02h40m [1]
Declination:-08°26' [1]
Distance:9.4 Mpc
30.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-18.85




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