NGC6544 (Globular cluster)

Image of NGC6544
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , NGC6544 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:00 (PDT), 26° above your south-eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:50, 32° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:21, when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC6544
Object type Globular cluster
Other names
NGC 6544[2]
Cr 366[3]
Mel 192[4]
Right ascension:18h07m [2]
Declination:−24°59' [2]
Magnitude:7.50 (V) [4]
11.36 (B) [2]
6.24 (J) [2]
5.54 (H) [2]
5.37 (K) [2]
Distance:2.7 kpc
8.8 klyr [1]
B-V Color (mag):1.46
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.66
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.


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