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IC 2042 - Star in Horologium

IC 2042 is a Star in the Horologium constellation. IC 2042 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

IC 2042
Star
Horologium
  • IC 2042 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. See also rise and set times.
  • Given its visual magnitude of 10.94, IC 2042 is visible with the help of a telescope havng an aperture of 6 inches (150mm) or more.
Available Resources for IC 2042 - Star in Horologium

Photometric information of IC 2042

The following table lists the magnitude of IC 2042 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).

11.36
10.94
9.72
9.37
9.31

For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

Digitized Sky Survey image of IC 2042

The image below is a photograph of IC 2042 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of IC 2042 - Star in Horologium star
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DSS2 image of IC 2042 in the Red band.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of IC 2042

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of IC 2042 are provided in the following table:

04h 11m 43s
-47° 16’ 12”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of IC 2042 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart IC 2042 - Star in Horologium star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2042 - Star in Horologium.

Finder chart IC 2042 - Star in Horologium star
Simplified finder chart for IC 2042 - Star in Horologium.

Rise ans set times of IC 2042 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

IC 2042 - Star in Horologium is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]