NGC 6293

Alt. Designations: NGC 6293
Object Type: globular cluster
Constellation: Ophiuchus
Distance: 31 kly
Right Ascension: 17h 10m 10.4s
Declination: -26° 34´ 52"
Visual Magnitude: 8.3
Apparent Dimension: 8.2´ Dia.
Best Month To View: Jun

NGC 6289 is located in the constellation Ophiucus at a distance of 31,000 light-years, with a diameter of 71 light-years.