Messier 92 (NGC6341) is a globular cluster object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 26700 light years away in the constellation of Hercules. It is referred to as M(92) when it was catalogued by Charles Messier in 18th - 19th Century France. It is also referred to as NGC(6341) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue. Messier 92 (NGC6341) was discovered in 1777 by Johann Elert Bode. The Globular Cluster's location is 17:17.1 (R.A.) and +43:08 (Dec.). Its Visual Brightness is a 6.4 Magnitude and has an apparent magnitude of 6 with an apparent dimension of 14.0 . The object can be seen with the naked eye, that is, you don't need a telescope/binoculars to see it.
(M92,NGC6341) is a globular cluster. It was discovered in 1777 by Johann Elert Bode. It's location is RA(17:17.1), Dec(+43:08) and its distance is calculated 26.7 light years away. Its visual Brightness is 6.4. Its apparent dimensions measured in arcmins is 14.0.
|Name||Messier 92 (NGC6341)|
|Naked Eye Visible||Yes - Magnitudes|
|Year of Discovery||1777|
|Discoverer||Johann Elert Bode|