The globular cluster M 30

Image of M 30
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , M 30 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:26 (EDT) – 5 hours and 19 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 26° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:23.

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Name M 30
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 7099
Mel 237
Position
Constellation:Capricornus
Magnitude:6.90 (V)[2]
Right Ascension:21h40m [1]
Declination:-23°10' [1]
Distance:8.0 kpc
26.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.62

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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