The globular cluster NGC 6539

Image of NGC 6539
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6539 will become visible around 17:42 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 22° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 23 minutes after the Sun at 19:55.

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Name NGC 6539
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Mel 190
Position
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Magnitude:8.90 (V) [3]
Right ascension:18h04m [2]
Declination:-07°35' [2]
Distance:8.4 kpc
27.4 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-5.72

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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