The globular cluster NGC 6235

Image of NGC 6235
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6235 is visible between 22:16 and 01:26. It will become accessible at around 22:16, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:49, 25° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 01:26 when it sinks to 22° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 6235
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Mel 154
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:8.90 (V)[2]
11.99 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):4.79
Right Ascension:16h53m [1]
Declination:-22°10' [1]
Distance:11.4 kpc
37.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-6.38

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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