The globular cluster NGC 6316

Image of NGC 6316
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6316 will become visible around 21:05 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 22° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:51.

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Name NGC 6316
Object Type Globular Cluster
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Magnitude:9.03 (V) [2]
10.33 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.30
Right ascension:17h16m [2]
Declination:-28°08' [2]
Distance:11.0 kpc
35.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.18

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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