Object NGC 3042 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3042 - galaxy in the constellation Sextantis|
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.20'x0.7'
magnitude: V=12.9m; B=13.9m
The surface brightness: 12.7 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 9h53m20.2s; Dec= 0°41'52"
redshift (z): 0.012862
The distance from the Sun to NGC 3042: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 54.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 3042 : PGC 28498, UGC 5307, MCG 0-25-30, CGCG 7-54
Nearby objects: NGC 3040B
, NGC 3041
, NGC 3043
, NGC 3044
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