The galaxy NGC 642

Image of NGC 642
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 642 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 12° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 642
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Sculptor
Magnitude:13.58 (B)[1]
10.76 (H)[1]
10.29 (K)[1]
11.20 (J)[1]
Hubble type:SBc
Right Ascension:01h39m [1]
Declination:-29°54' [1]
Distance:86.4 Mpc
281.7 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-21.10

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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