The globular cluster M 10

Image of M 10
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Ashburn , M 10 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 20° from it.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name M 10
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6254
Mel 157
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:6.60 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:16h57m [1]
Declination:-04°05' [1]
Distance:4.4 kpc
14.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-6.62

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

Color scheme