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 (click to change), M 107 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:31 (EST) – 3 hours and 54 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 26° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 06:16.

Name M 107
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6171
Melotte 148
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Brightness (V):Mag 8.1
Right Ascension:16h32m
Declination:-13°03'
Distance:6.4 kpc
20.9 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-5.93

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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