The globular cluster NGC 6144

Image of NGC 6144
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6144 is visible between 22:00 and 00:53. It will become accessible at around 22:00, when it rises 21° above your southern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:25, 24° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 00:53 when it sinks to 22° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 6144
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Mel 147
Magnitude:9.00 (V)[2]
10.55 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.92
Right Ascension:16h27m [1]
Declination:-26°01' [1]
Distance:8.5 kpc
27.7 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-5.65




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