General informationM25 is the open cluster at magnitude 5 that is placed in Sagittarius constellation and has apparent size of 29 angular minutes.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, cluster is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.
Information for observations2023-09-25 cluster M25 will become observable at southwest as the dusk sky fades, 24° above your horizon, at 20:34. At this time, the object will be at its highest elevation. At 23:15 the object will sink below the horizon at southwest.
Messier M25 on the sky map
|Right ascension||18h 31m 47s|
|Declination||-19° 7′ 0″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|
|Nearest objects with greater magnitude|
|M24 / IC4715||Open Cluster||3.1|