The galaxy NGC 7242

Image of NGC 7242
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 7242 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:52 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 53° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:01, 84° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 05:18, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 7242
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Lacerta
Magnitude:12.00 (V) [1]
17.21 (B) [2]
9.38 (J) [2]
8.66 (H) [2]
8.33 (K) [2]
Hubble type:E
Right ascension:22h15m [2]
Declination:+37°18' [2]

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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