The globular cluster IC 1257

Image of IC 1257
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , IC 1257 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:59 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 32° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:28, 43° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:05, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name IC 1257
Object Type Globular Cluster
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Right Ascension:17h27m [1]
Declination:-07°05' [1]
Distance:25.0 kpc
81.5 klyr [1]

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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