The globular cluster M 80

Image of M 80
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 80 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 19° above the horizon at dawn.

Name M 80
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6093
Melotte 142
Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Brightness (V):Mag 7.2
Right Ascension:16h16m
Declination:-22°58'
Distance:10.0 kpc
32.6 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.80

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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