The globular cluster M 107

Image of M 107
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , M 107 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 16° from it.

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Name M 107
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6171
Mel 148
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:7.80 (V)[2]
9.96 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.11
Right Ascension:16h32m [1]
Declination:-13°03' [1]
Distance:6.4 kpc
20.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-6.23

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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