NGC 6304

Alt. Designations: NGC 6304
Object Type: globular cluster
Constellation: Ophiuchus
Distance: 19.2 kly
Right Ascension: 17h 14m 32.5s
Declination: -29° 27´ 42"
Visual Magnitude: 8.3
Apparent Dimension: 8.0´ Dia.
Best Month To View: Jun

NGC 6304 is located in the constellation Ophiucus at a distance of 19,200 light-years, with an apparent diameter of 8'.