M75 (Globular cluster)

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , M75 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:02 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 26° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:03.

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Name M75
Object type Globular cluster
Other names
M75[2]
NGC 6864[3]
Mel 228[4]
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:8.60 (V) [4]
6.93 (J) [3]
6.43 (H) [3]
6.28 (K) [3]
Right ascension:20h06m [3]
Declination:-21°55' [3]
Distance:20.7 kpc
67.5 klyr [1]
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-7.98
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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