|Object NGC 2042 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 2042 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Doradus|
Type: OCL -
The angular dimensions: 9.00'
magnitude: V=9.6m; B=9.8m
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 5h36m9.6s; Dec= -68°55'25"
Other names of the object NGC 2042 : ESO 56-SC163, in LMC
Nearby objects: NGC 2040
, NGC 2041
, NGC 2043
, NGC 2044
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