The galaxy NGC 1542

Image of NGC 1542
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 1542 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 9° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name NGC 1542
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:13.89 (V)[1]
15.02 (B)[1]
10.54 (H)[1]
10.28 (K)[1]
11.40 (J)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.13
Hubble type:Sab
Right Ascension:04h17m [1]
Declination:+04°46' [1]
Distance:65.5 Mpc
213.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.19

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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