The globular cluster M 19

Image of M 19
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 13 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 19 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 22° from it.

Name M 19
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6273
Melotte 160
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Brightness (V):Mag 7.2
Right Ascension:17h02m
Declination:-26°16'
Distance:8.6 kpc
28.0 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.47

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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