NGC 6242

NGC 6242

NGC 6242
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Scorpius
Right ascension 16h 55.6m[1]
Declination −39° 28′[1]
Physical characteristics

NGC 6242 is an open cluster in the constellation Scorpius.


  1. ^ a b "SIMBAD Astronomical Database". Results for NGC 6242. Retrieved 2007-04-24. 

External links

  • NGC 6242 on WikiSky: DSS2, SDSS, GALEX, IRAS, Hydrogen α, X-Ray, Astrophoto, Sky Map, Articles and images