Object NGC 4942 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4942 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: SBcd - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 1.60'x1.3'
magnitude: V=13.0m; B=13.7m
The surface brightness: 13.6 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h4m19s; Dec= -7°38'56"
redshift (z): 0.005817
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4942: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 24.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4942 : PGC 45177, IC 4136, MCG -1-33-78, IRAS 13017-0723
Nearby objects: NGC 4940
, NGC 4941
, NGC 4943
, NGC 4944
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