The globular cluster NGC 6569

Image of NGC 6569
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6569 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 19° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6569
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Mel 195
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:8.40 (V)[2]
10.78 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):1.31
Right Ascension:18h13m [1]
Declination:-31°49' [1]
Distance:10.7 kpc
34.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-6.75

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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