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 Cambridge , NGC 6355 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 21° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6355
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Cr 330
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
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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42.38°N
71.11°W
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