The galaxy NGC 2742

Image of NGC 2742
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 2742 is visible all night because it is circumpolar. It will be highest in the sky shortly before dawn, when it will be lost to twilight around 05:55, 62° above your north-eastern horizon. At dusk, it will become visible around 19:03 (EDT), 15° above your northern horizon.

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Name NGC 2742
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Ursa Major
Magnitude:11.70 (V) [2]
14.00 (B) [3]
10.89 (J) [3]
10.13 (H) [3]
9.72 (K) [3]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:09h09m [3]
Declination:+62°14' [3]
Distance:28.0 Mpc
91.3 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-20.54

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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