|Object NGC 242 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 242 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Tucanae|
Type: OCL -
The angular dimensions: 0.90'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 0h43m33.2s; Dec= -73°26'33"
Other names of the object NGC 242 : NGC 241, ESO 29-SC6, in SMC
Nearby objects: NGC 240
, NGC 241
, NGC 243
, NGC 244
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