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NGC 2242

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DSO Type
Planetary Nebula
Sub-class
2
Right Ascension
6h 34m 05s
Declination
44º 46' 59''
Constellation
AUR - Auriga
Apparent Magnitude
14.50
Apparent Size
22''
Surface Brightness
21.21


Altitude during

Maximum altitude: 84.3 degrees at 12:52 hours

Best period for observing at

Mid January

Other Similar Nearby Objects

Planetary Nebula
Size: 12'' x 6''
Apparent Mag.: 10.6
Distance: 9.5 degrees