The globular cluster M 92

Image of M 92
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 14 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), M 92 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 21:33 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 36° above your north-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:33, 66° above your western horizon.

Name M 92
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6341
Mel 168
Position
Constellation:Hercules
Magnitude:6.52 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:17h17m [1]
Declination:+43°08' [1]
Distance:8.2 kpc
26.7 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-8.05

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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