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 Ashburn , NGC 6760 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:10 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 51° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:14, 51° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:27, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 6760
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
Mel 219
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




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