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 observationsTonight, 2021-01-22, cluster M25 will rise at southeast at 05:35 and will be observable until fading from view as dawn breaks. This time (05:51) the object will be placed at southeast. Maximum elevation, 3° above horizon, will be reached at 05:50, when cluster will be placed at southeast.
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|