Messier : Messier M92

Information about Messier M92

General information

NGC6341 is the globular cluster at magnitude 7 that is placed in Hercules constellation and has apparent size of 11 angular minutes.
Because of low brightness and large angular size, is available for observations through a 5-inch telescope.

Information for observations

Tonight, 2020-01-23, NGC6341 will rise at northeast at 04:58 and will sink below the horizon at northwest at 23:30. Maximum elevation, 86° above horizon, will be reached at 14:14, when will be placed at north.
 

Messier M92 on the sky map

Messier M92 on the sky map
Object type

Globular Cluster

Alternative names

Constellation

Hercules

Magnitude

7

Apparent size11'
Right ascension17h 17m 7.39s
Declination43° 8′ 9.4″

Catalogues

Messier

M92

New General Catalogue (NGC)

NGC6341

International Catalogue (IC)

Celestial motion
Date: 2020-01-23
Astronomical night: 03:21 - 15:23 (GMT 0)
Messier M92 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
Rise04:5828° (Northeast)
Set23:30332° (Northwest)
Maximum elevation

14:14

86°

359° (North)

Elevation

Messier M92 Celestial motion