The globular cluster NGC 6760

Image of NGC 6760
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6760 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:35 (EST) – 3 hours and 59 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 30° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:28.

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Name NGC 6760
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Mel 219
Position
Constellation:Aquila
Magnitude:9.00 (V) [3]
11.37 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.59
Right ascension:19h11m [2]
Declination:+01°01' [2]
Distance:7.4 kpc
24.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-5.35

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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