The globular cluster M 30

Image of M 30
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 11 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 30 will become visible at around 17:56 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 27° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 43 minutes after the Sun at 22:31.

Name M 30
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 7099
Melotte 237
Position
Constellation:Capricornus
Brightness (V):Mag 7.5
Right Ascension:21h40m
Declination:-23°10'
Distance:8.0 kpc
26.1 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.02

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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