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 Ashburn , NGC 5053 will become visible around 21:48 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 43° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 9 minutes after the Sun at 01:39.

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

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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