NGC 1042

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NGC 1042
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension02h 40m 24.0s[1]
Declination−08° 26′ 01″[1]
Redshift1371 ± 2 km/s[1]
Apparent magnitude (V)14.0[1]
Apparent size (V)2′.3 × 1′.0 [1]
Other designations
PGC 10122[1]

NGC 1042 is a spiral galaxy located in the constellation Cetus. The galaxy has an apparent magnitude of 14.0.

Nearby galaxies[edit]

The galaxy appears near the spiral galaxy NGC 1035 in the sky, and both have similar redshifts. The two objects may therefore be physically associated with each other.[2]

NGC 1042 and its neighbors including NGC 1035


  1. ^ a b c d e f g "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 1042. Retrieved 2006-12-03.
  2. ^ A. Sandage; J. Bedke (1994). Carnegie Atlas of Galaxies. Washington, D.C.: Carnegie Institution of Washington. ISBN 978-0-87279-667-6.

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Coordinates: Sky map 02h 40m 24s, −08° 26′ 01″