The globular cluster M 15

Image of M 15
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 11 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 15 is visible all night. It will become visible around 20:43 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 36° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:05, 59° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:50, 22° above your western horizon.

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Name M 15
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 7078
Mel 234
Magnitude:6.30 (V) [3]
3.00 (B) [2]
Right ascension:21h29m [2]
Declination:+12°10' [2]
Distance:10.3 kpc
33.6 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-8.76
14 Aug 2019  –  M15 is well placed
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