NGC6569 (Globular cluster)

Image of NGC6569
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , NGC6569 is visible between 22:01 and 01:02. It will become accessible at around 22:01, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your southern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 23:31, 25° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 01:02 when it sinks below 21° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC6569
Object type Globular cluster
Other names
NGC 6569[2]
Mel 195[3]
Right ascension:18h13m [2]
Declination:−31°49' [2]
Magnitude:8.40 (V) [3]
10.78 (B) [2]
Distance:10.7 kpc
34.9 klyr [1]
B-V Color (mag):1.31
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-6.75
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.


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