The globular cluster C 47

Image of C 47
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , C 47 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:08 (EDT) – 5 hours and 14 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 44° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:12.

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Name C 47
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6934
Mel 230
Position
Constellation:Delphinus
Magnitude:8.90 (V)[2]
10.48 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.73
Right Ascension:20h34m [1]
Declination:+07°24' [1]
Distance:15.7 kpc
51.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.08

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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