The emission Sh2- 242

Image of Sh2- 242
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Sh2- 242 will become visible around 20:34 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 50° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 01:29.

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Name Sh2- 242
Object Type Emission
Position
Constellation:Taurus
Right ascension:05h51m [1]
Declination:+27°00' [1]

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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