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Messier M13

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M13 is located in the constellation Hercules, and is best viewed during Mid-Summer. The naked eye can see magnitude 6 objects (up to magnitude 8 under ideal dark sky conditions). For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size, or 1/2°.

      1. Name:
      2. N/A
      1. Type:
      2. Globular Cluster
      1. NGC:
      2. 6205
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 5.9
      1. Size:
      2. 16.6'
      1. RA:
      2. 16h 41.7m
      1. Dec:
      2. 36 28'
      1. Season:
      2. Mid-Summer

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