The globular cluster NGC 6293

Image of NGC 6293
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6293 is visible between 22:47 and 01:24. It will become accessible at around 22:47, when it rises 21° above your southern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:08, 24° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 01:24 when it sinks to 22° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 6293
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Mel 164
Magnitude:8.30 (V)[2]
9.96 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.94
Right Ascension:17h10m [1]
Declination:-26°34' [1]
Distance:8.8 kpc
28.7 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-6.42




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