The globular cluster M 75

Image of M 75
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 75 is visible between 21:35 and 00:51. It will become accessible around 21:35, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:11, 25° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 00:51 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name M 75
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6864
Mel 228
Magnitude:8.60 (V) [3]
6.93 (J) [2]
6.43 (H) [2]
6.28 (K) [2]
Right ascension:20h06m [2]
Declination:-21°55' [2]
Distance:20.7 kpc
67.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-7.98
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.




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