The globular cluster M 10

Image of M 10
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 10 will become visible at around 19:22 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 30 minutes after the Sun at 21:47.

Name M 10
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6254
Mel 157
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:4.98 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:16h57m [1]
Declination:-04°05' [1]
Distance:4.4 kpc
14.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-8.24
Events
06 Jun 2019  –  M10 is well placed
05 Jun 2020  –  M10 is well placed
05 Jun 2021  –  M10 is well placed
05 Jun 2022  –  M10 is well placed
06 Jun 2023  –  M10 is well placed
05 Jun 2024  –  M10 is well placed
05 Jun 2025  –  M10 is well placed
05 Jun 2026  –  M10 is well placed

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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