NGC 6535

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NGC 6535
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Observation data (J2000 epoch)
ConstellationSerpens
Right ascension 18h 3m 50.51s[1]
Declination−0° 17′ 51.5″[1]
Distance22 kly (6.7 kpc)[2]
Apparent magnitude (V)9.3
Physical characteristics
Other designationsC 1801-003, GCl 83, [KPS2012] MWSC 2795[1]
See also: Globular cluster, List of globular clusters

NGC 6535 is a globular cluster 22,200 light years from Earth in the Constellation Serpens, and is listed in the New General Catalogue. It was discovered in 1852 by astronomer John Russell Hind using a 7-inch telescope.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "NGC 6535". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 2017-05-16.
  2. ^ "SEDS". Retrieved 2017-05-15.