The globular cluster M 2

Image of M 2
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 12 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 2 will become visible at around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 49° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 48 minutes after the Sun at 23:35.

Name M 2
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 7089
Melotte 235
Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Brightness (V):Mag 6.5
Right Ascension:21h33m
Declination:-00°49'
Distance:11.5 kpc
37.5 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-8.80

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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