The open cluster M 25

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Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 14 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 25 will become visible around 19:11 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 25° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 22:33.

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Name M 25
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
IC 4725
Cr 382
Mel 204
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:4.60 (V) [3]
5.29 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.69
Right ascension:18h31m [2]
Declination:-19°06' [2]
Distance:620.0 parsec
2021.2 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.36

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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