The globular cluster C 42

Image of C 42
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , C 42 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:14 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 55° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:12, 67° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:14, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name C 42
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 7006
Magnitude:10.60 (V) [3]
9.56 (J) [2]
9.02 (H) [2]
9.00 (K) [2]
Right ascension:21h01m [2]
Declination:+16°11' [2]
Distance:41.5 kpc
135.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-7.49




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