The globular cluster M 9

Image of M 9
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 9 is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 19° above the horizon at dusk.

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Name M 9
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6333
Mel 167
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:7.80 (V) [3]
9.36 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.94
Right ascension:17h19m [2]
Declination:-18°30' [2]
Distance:7.9 kpc
25.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.69

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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