The globular cluster C 78

Image of C 78
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , C 78 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name C 78
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6541[2]
Mel 191[3]
Constellation:Corona Australis
Magnitude:6.60 (V) [4]
8.06 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.74
Right ascension:18h08m [2]
Declination:-43°42' [2]
Distance:7.0 kpc
22.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-7.63
Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.

24 Jun 2022  –  NGC 6541 is well placed
24 Jun 2023  –  NGC 6541 is well placed
23 Jun 2024  –  NGC 6541 is well placed
23 Jun 2025  –  NGC 6541 is well placed
24 Jun 2026  –  NGC 6541 is well placed
24 Jun 2027  –  NGC 6541 is well placed
23 Jun 2028  –  NGC 6541 is well placed
23 Jun 2029  –  NGC 6541 is well placed






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