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 Seattle , IC 1257 will become visible around 20:22 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 30° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:09.

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Name IC 1257
Object Type Globular Cluster
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Right ascension:17h27m [2]
Declination:-07°05' [2]
Distance:25.0 kpc
81.5 klyr [1]

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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