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 Washington , M 107 will become visible around 21:23 (MDT) as the dusk sky fades, 36° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 01:32.

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Name M 107
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6171
Mel 148
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:7.80 (V) [3]
9.96 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.11
Right ascension:16h32m [2]
Declination:-13°03' [2]
Distance:6.4 kpc
20.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.23

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37.13°N
113.51°W
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