The globular cluster NGC 6355

Image of NGC 6355
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6355 is visible between 22:56 and 00:11. It will become accessible around 22:56, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your southern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:31, 22° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 00:11 when it sinks below 22° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 6355
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Cr 330
Magnitude:8.60 (V) [3]
12.46 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.41
Right ascension:17h23m [2]
Declination:-26°21' [2]
Distance:9.5 kpc
31.0 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.29




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