|Object NGC 5042 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 5042 - galaxy in the constellation Hydrae|
Type: SBc - spiral galaxy with bar
The angular dimensions: 4.20'x2.2'
magnitude: V=11.8m; B=12.5m
The surface brightness: 14.1 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 13h15m30.8s; Dec= -23°59'2"
redshift (z): 0.004637
The distance from the Sun to NGC 5042: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 19.6 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 5042 : PGC 46126, ESO 508-31, MCG -4-31-43, UGCA 340, IRAS 13127-2343
Nearby objects: NGC 5040-2
, NGC 5041
, NGC 5043
, NGC 5044
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