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 evening sky, becoming accessible at around 21:12 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 47° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:09, 47° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:09, when it sinks to 21° above your south-western horizon.

Name M 14
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6402
Mel 175
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:5.73 (V)[1]
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):-9.11

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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