M28

Messier 28

Designation:
M28
Object Type:
Globular Cluster
Right Ascention:
18h 24m
Declination:
-24° 52'
Magnitude:
6.8
Distance:
18,300 light years
Constellation:
Sagittarius

Image Source: NASA, ESA, STScI, R. Buonanno (Universita di Roma Tor Vergata), K. Gebhardt (University of Texas at Austin), J. Grindlay (Harvard University), and F. Ferraro (Universita di Bologna)