M56 (NGC 6779)
Messier 56 (NGC 6779) is a globular cluster located in the constellation Lyra, in the Galactic Center of the Milky Way Galaxy in the Local Group of galaxies. M56 is 33,000 light years away from Earth.
M56 is best viewed during early spring, is magnitude 8.3, and can be viewed with binoculars. M56 is 9' in apparent size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.