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Messier 70

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Messier 70 is a globular cluster in the constellation Sagittarius. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1780. M70 is at a distance of about 29,300 light years ...

Messier Object 70 - SEDS Messier Database

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Aug 30, 2007 ... Discovered 1780 by Charles Messier. Messier 70 (M70, NGC 6681) is one of the less bright and conspicuous globular clusters in Messier's ...

Messier 70 | Messier Objects

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Jul 14, 2015 ... Messier 70 (M70, NGC 6681) is a globular cluster located inside the Teapot asterism in the constellation Sagittarius.

Messier Monday: A Miniature Marvel, M70 — Starts With A Bang ...

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Sep 15, 2014 ... Yet today's object, the globular cluster Messier 70, has brought the story back full circle. You see, the most famous and spectacular comet of the ...

Messier Objects M61 - M70, Messier Catalog on Sea and Sky

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This page of Sea and Sky's Messier Catalog contains information about objects M61, M62, M63, M64, M65, M66, M67, M68, M69, and M70.

Messier 70 - M70 - AstroPixels

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Dec 2, 2011 ... M70. Messier 70 or M70 (also designated NGC 6681) is a globular cluster in the constellation Sagittarius. It has an apparent visual magnitude ...

Messier 70

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Globular Cluster in Sagittarius. Messier 70 is a compact globular cluster in the middle of the bottom edge of the Sagittarius "teapot" shape. Although it appears ...

Hubble sees Messier 70: Tight and bright - Phys.org

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Apr 13, 2012 ... (Phys.org) -- In this image, the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured the brilliance of the compact center of Messier 70, a globular ...

Anne's Picture of the Day: Globular Cluster Messier 70 | Anne's ...

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Apr 28, 2013 ... Messier 70 (also known as NGC 6681) is a 12.8 billion years old globular cluster of some 68 light-years across, located about 29,300 ...

Messier 70 - a Globular Cluster in the constellation Sagittarius

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Messier 70 is a Globular Cluster in the constellation Sagittarius, which is best visible in July. Its magnitude is approximately 9.59, so can not be seen with the ...

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Messier 70
Apparent Magnitude: 9
Distance from Earth: 28 kly
NGC/IC Number: NGC 6681
Messier 70 is a globular cluster located in the constellation Sagittarius.
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Messier 70 - M70 - Globular Cluster | Free Star Charts

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Charles Messier discovered M70 on August 31, 1780, describing it as a "nebula without star". On the same night he also discovered M69, another close by ...

Messier 70 - Universe Today

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Aug 19, 2009 ... Object Name: Messier 70 Alternative Designations: M70 Object Type: Class V Globular Cluster Constellation: Sagittarius Right Ascension: 18 ...

NASA - Hubble Sees Messier 70: Tight and Bright

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Apr 13, 2012 ... In this image, the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured the brilliance of the compact center of Messier 70, a globular cluster.