The globular cluster NGC 6941

Image of NGC 6941
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 6941 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:30 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 30° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:40, 37° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:03, when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6941
Object Type Globular Cluster
Magnitude:13.30 (B) [2]
10.67 (J) [2]
9.98 (H) [2]
9.73 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:20h36m [2]
Declination:-04°37' [2]
Distance:74.5 Mpc
242.9 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-21.06




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