Caldwell object C86 is a globular cluster located within the constellation Ara.
Caldwell C86 is best viewed during Summer, is magnitude 5.6*, and can be viewed with naked eye (just barely). It is 26° in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
- globular cluster
- naked eye (just barely)
- 17 40.7
- -53 40'
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.
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