The globular cluster M 14

Image of M 14
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 11 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 14 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:57 (EST) – 4 hours and 58 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 39° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:50.

Name M 14
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6402
Mel 175
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Brightness (V):Mag 7.6
Right Ascension:17h37m
Declination:-03°15'
Distance:9.3 kpc
30.3 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.24

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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