|Object NGC 4742 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 4742 - galaxy in the constellation Virginis|
Type: E4 - elliptical galaxy
The angular dimensions: 2.60'x1.5'
magnitude: V=11.3m; B=12.1m
The surface brightness: 12.8 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 12h51m48s; Dec= -10°27'17"
redshift (z): 0.004236
The distance from the Sun to NGC 4742: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 17.9 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 4742 : PGC 43594, MCG -2-33-32, UGCA 303, IRAS 12490-1009
Nearby objects: NGC 4740
, NGC 4741
, NGC 4743
, NGC 4744
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