The globular cluster NGC 6441

Image of NGC 6441
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6441 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 13° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6441
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Mel 180
Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:7.20 (V) [3]
9.26 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.26
Right ascension:17h50m [2]
Declination:-37°03' [2]
Distance:11.7 kpc
38.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-8.14

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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