The globular cluster M 10

Image of M 10
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , M 10 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 00:48, when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:32, 44° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:13, 43° above your southern horizon.

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Name M 10
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6254[3]
Mel 157[4]
Magnitude:6.60 (V) [4]
Right ascension:16h57m [3]
Declination:-04°05' [3]
Distance:4.4 kpc
14.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.62
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

05 Jun 2021  –  M10 is well placed
06 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
06 Jun 2026  –  M10 is well placed
06 Jun 2027  –  M10 is well placed
05 Jun 2028  –  M10 is well placed






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