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 Seattle , C 47 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:24 (PDT) as the dusk sky fades, 46° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:44, 49° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:09, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name C 47
Object Type Globular Cluster
Other Names
NGC 6934
Mel 230
Magnitude:8.90 (V) [3]
10.48 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.73
Right ascension:20h34m [2]
Declination:+07°24' [2]
Distance:15.7 kpc
51.2 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-7.08




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