|Object NGC 3242 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 3242 - planetary nebula in the constellation Hydrae|
Type: PN -
The angular dimensions: 1.07'
magnitude: V=7.7m; B=8.6m
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 10h24m46.1s; Dec= -18°38'31"
Other names of the object NGC 3242 : PK 261+32.1, ESO 568-PN5, CS=12.0, Ghost of Jupiter
Nearby objects: NGC 3240
, NGC 3241
, NGC 3243
, NGC 3244
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