M19 (Globular cluster)

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , M19 is visible between 23:11 and 03:55. It will become accessible at around 23:11, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 01:33, 31° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 03:55 when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name M19
Object type Globular cluster
Other names
NGC 6273[3]
Mel 160[4]
Right ascension:17h02m [3]
Declination:−26°16' [3]
Magnitude:6.80 (V) [4]
8.45 (B) [3]
Distance:8.6 kpc
28.0 klyr [1]
B-V Color (mag):2.88
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-7.87
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.


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