The globular cluster NGC 6522

Image of NGC 6522
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6522 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 20° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6522
Object Type Globular Cluster
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:9.48 (V) [2]
10.68 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.20
Right ascension:18h03m [2]
Declination:-30°02' [2]
Distance:7.9 kpc
25.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-5.01

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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