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Herschel 317 (NGC 6171)

Herschel 317 (NGC 6171) is a globular cluster located within the constellation Ophiuchus. Herschel 317 is best viewed during Summer, is magnitude 8.1, and can be viewed with binoculars.

Herschel 317 is also listed in the Messier catalog as object M107.

      1. Herschel #:
      2. 317
      1. NGC:
      2. 6171
      1. Name:
      1. Type:
      2. globular cluster
      1. Messier reference:
      2. M107
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 8.1
      1. Season:
      2. Summer
      1. RA:
      2. 16h 32.0m
      1. Dec:
      2. -13° 3'

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