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, 2019-08-24, NGC6341 will become observable at northwest as the dusk sky fades, 38° above your horizon, at 04:56. At 09:32 the object will sink below the horizon at northwest. Maximum elevation, 86° above horizon, will be reached at 00:15, 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: 2019-08-24
Astronomical night: 04:56 - 13:32 (GMT 0)
Messier M92 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
RiseDusk38°299° (Northwest)
Set09:32332° (Northwest)
Maximum elevation

00:15

86°

0° (North)

Elevation

Messier M92 Celestial motion