General informationNGC5272 is the globular cluster globular cluster at magnitude 6 that is placed in Canes Venatici constellation and has apparent size of 19 angular minutes.
Because of low brightness and large angular size, is available for observations through a 5-inch telescope.
Information for observations2024-02-27 NGC5272 will rise at northeast at 19:34 and will be observable until fading from view as dawn breaks. This time (05:17) the object will be placed at west. Maximum elevation, 79° above horizon, will be reached at 03:16, when will be placed at south.
Messier M3 on the sky map
|13h 42m 11.62s
|28° 22′ 38.2″
|New General Catalogue (NGC)
|International Catalogue (IC)
|Nearest objects with greater magnitude
|H N 69
|H III 101
|H N 51