The globular cluster M 19

Image of M 19
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , M 19 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 5° from it.

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Name M 19
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6273
Mel 160
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
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

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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