M79

Messier 79

Designation:
M79
Object Type:
Globular Cluster
Right Ascention:
5h 24m
Declination:
-24° 33'
Magnitude:
7.7
Distance:
42,100 light years
Constellation:
Lepus

Image Source: NASA, ESA, STScI, F. Ferraro (Universita di Bologna) and S. Djorgovski (California Institute of Technology)