The globular cluster M 92

Image of M 92
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 14 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , M 92 is visible all night. It will become visible around 21:20 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 35° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:31, 89° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:04, 72° above your western horizon.

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Name M 92
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6341[3]
Mel 168[4]
Magnitude:6.50 (V) [4]
Right ascension:17h17m [3]
Declination:+43°08' [3]
Distance:8.2 kpc
26.7 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-8.07
Visibility from Cambridge

All times shown in Cambridge local time.

11 Jun 2021  –  M92 is well placed
11 Jun 2022  –  M92 is well placed
11 Jun 2023  –  M92 is well placed
10 Jun 2024  –  M92 is well placed
11 Jun 2025  –  M92 is well placed
11 Jun 2026  –  M92 is well placed
11 Jun 2027  –  M92 is well placed
10 Jun 2028  –  M92 is well placed






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