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 , M 14 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 20° from it.

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Name M 14
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6402
Mel 175
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:7.60 (V)[2]
9.55 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):3.82
Right Ascension:17h37m [1]
Declination:-03°14' [1]
Distance:9.3 kpc
30.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.24

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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