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 observations2019-05-26 cluster M25 will be visible all night. At 21:35 the object will be placed at southeast, 1° above your horizon, and will be observable until around 04:40 when fade from view as dawn breaks southwest. Maximum elevation, 32° above horizon, will be reached at 02:23, when cluster will be placed at south.
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|