The globular cluster NGC 5053

Image of NGC 5053
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 5053 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:04 (PST) and reaching an altitude of 50° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:21.

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Name NGC 5053
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Cr 267
Position
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Magnitude:9.00 (V) [3]
Right ascension:13h16m [2]
Declination:+17°41' [2]
Distance:16.4 kpc
53.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-7.07

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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