M92 (Globular cluster)

Image of M92
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 14 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , M92 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:21 (PST) and reaching an altitude of 69° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:23.

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Name M92
Object type Globular cluster
Other names
NGC 6341[3]
Mel 168[4]
Right ascension:17h17m [3]
Declination:+43°08' [3]
Magnitude:6.50 (V) [4]
Distance:8.2 kpc
26.7 klyr [1]
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-8.07
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.

10 Jun 2024  –  Messier 92 is well placed
11 Jun 2025  –  Messier 92 is well placed
11 Jun 2026  –  Messier 92 is well placed
11 Jun 2027  –  Messier 92 is well placed
10 Jun 2028  –  Messier 92 is well placed
10 Jun 2029  –  Messier 92 is well placed
11 Jun 2030  –  Messier 92 is well placed
11 Jun 2031  –  Messier 92 is well placed


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