The globular cluster M 19

Image of M 19
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Ashburn , M 19 is visible between 23:10 and 01:56. It will become accessible at around 23:10, when it rises 21° above your southern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:35, 24° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 01:56 when it sinks to 22° above your southern horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name M 19
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6273
Mel 160
Magnitude:6.80 (V)[2]
8.45 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):2.88
Right Ascension:17h02m [1]
Declination:-26°16' [1]
Distance:8.6 kpc
28.0 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.87




Color scheme