The globular cluster M 2

Image of M 2
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , M 2 will become visible at around 17:54 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 43° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 26 minutes after the Sun at 22:09.

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Name M 2
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 7089
Mel 235
Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:6.60 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:21h33m [1]
Declination:-00°49' [1]
Distance:11.5 kpc
37.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-8.70

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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