General informationNGC6205 is the globular cluster at magnitude 6 that is placed in Hercules constellation and has apparent size of 8 angular minutes.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.
Information for observationsTonight, 2019-08-23, NGC6205 will become observable at northwest as the dusk sky fades, 29° above your horizon, at 04:58. At 08:10 the object will sink below the horizon at northwest. Maximum elevation, 87° above horizon, will be reached at 23:40, when will be placed at south.
Messier M13 on the sky map
Hercules Globular Cluster
|Right ascension||16h 41m 41.634s|
|Declination||36° 27′ 40.75″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|
|Nearest objects with greater magnitude|
|H VI 93||Double Star||5.47|
|H I 3||Double Star||5.62|
|H N 81||Double Star||5.39|
|H VI 18||Double Star||5.58|