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 Fairfield , M 2 will become visible around 17:36 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 45° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 22:27.

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Name M 2
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 7089
Mel 235
Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:6.60 (V) [3]
Right ascension:21h33m [2]
Declination:-00°49' [2]
Distance:11.5 kpc
37.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-8.70
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

Events
15 Aug 2021  –  M2 is well placed
15 Aug 2022  –  M2 is well placed
15 Aug 2023  –  M2 is well placed
14 Aug 2024  –  M2 is well placed
15 Aug 2025  –  M2 is well placed
15 Aug 2026  –  M2 is well placed
15 Aug 2027  –  M2 is well placed
14 Aug 2028  –  M2 is well placed

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73.26°W
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