M1 thru M40

M41 - M80

M81 - M110

M1
Crab Nebula
NGC 1952
Nebula.
Constellation Tau
Dreyer Descr. VB,VL,E135,VGLBM,R
Magnitude: 8.4
RA:05h 34m 33.2s Dec:+22d 00' 59" 
RA:05h 34m 30.0s Dec:+22d 01' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 6.0

M2
NGC 7089
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Aqr
Dreyer Descr. GCL,B,VL,GPMBM,RRR
Magnitude: 6.5
RA:21h 33m 31.5s Dec:-00d 48' 45" 
RA:21h 33m 30.0s Dec:-00d 49' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 12.9
Separation from M1: 118d 11' 09" 

M3
NGC 5272
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation CVn
Dreyer Descr. GCL,EB,VL,VSMBM,*11.
Magnitude: 6.4
RA:13h 42m 12.0s Dec:+28d 22' 51" 
RA:13h 42m 12.0s Dec:+28d 23' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 16.2
Separation from M2: 114d 40' 13" 

M4
NGC 6121
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Sco
Dreyer Descr. CL,8OR1OB*LINE,RRR
Magnitude: 5.9
RA:16h 23m 36.5s Dec:-26d 31' 59" 
RA:16h 23m 36.0s Dec:-26d 32' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 26.3
Separation from M3: 67d 12' 00"

M5
NGC 5904
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Ser
Dreyer Descr. GCL,VB,L,ECM,*11..15
Magnitude: 5.8
RA:15h 18m 36.3s Dec:+02d 05' 00" 
RA:15h 18m 36.0s Dec:+02d 05' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 17.4
Separation from M4: 32d 38' 05" 

M6
Butterfly Cluster
NGC 6405
Open cluster rich.
Constellation Sco
Dreyer Descr. CL,L,IR,LC,ST7,10...
Magnitude: 4.2
RA:17h 40m 6.6s Dec:-32d 12' 59" 
RA:17h 40m 5.9s Dec:-32d 13' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 15.0
Separation from M5: 47d 55' 56" 

M7
NGC 6475
Open cluster bright scattered.
Constellation Sco
Dreyer Descr. CL,VB,PRI,LC,*7...12
Magnitude: 3.3
RA:17h 53m 54.7s Dec:-34d 48' 59" 
RA:17h 53m 54.0s Dec:-34d 49' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 80.0
Separation from M6: 03d 52' 37" 

M8
Lagoon Nebula
NGC 6523
Nebula with dust and cluster.
Constellation Sgr
Dreyer Descr. VB,EL,EIF,W/LCL
Magnitude: 5.8
RA:18h 03m 48.7s Dec:-24d 22' 57" 
RA:18h 03m 48.0s Dec:-24d 23' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 90.0
Separation from M7: 10d 39' 06" 

M9
NGC 6333
Globular cluster mottled.
Constellation Oph
Dreyer Descr. GCL,B,L,R,ECM,RRR,
Magnitude: 7.9
RA:17h 19m 12.5s Dec:-18d 30' 57" 
RA:17h 19m 12.0s Dec:-18d 31' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 9.3
Separation from M8: 11d 54' 49" 

M10
NGC 6254
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Oph
Dreyer Descr. GCL,B,VL,R,GVMBM,RRR
Magnitude: 6.6
RA:16h 57m 6.4s Dec:-04d 05' 55" 
RA:16h 57m 6.0s Dec:-04d 05' 59" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 15.1
Separation from M9: 15d 23' 44" 

M11
Wild Duck Cluster
NGC 6705
Open cluster dense.
Constellation Sct
Dreyer Descr. CL,VB,L,IR,RI,*9,
Magnitude: 5.8
RA:18h 51m 6.7s Dec:-06d 15' 52" 
RA:18h 51m 5.9s Dec:-06d 16' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 14.0

M12
NGC 6218
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Oph
Dreyer Descr. GCL,VB,VL,IR,GMBM
Magnitude: 6.6
RA:16h 47m 12.3s Dec:-01d 56' 56" 
RA:16h 47m 11.9s Dec:-01d 57' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 14.5
Separation from M11: 31d 11' 10" 

M13
Great Cluster in Hercules
NGC 6205
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Her
Dreyer Descr. GCL,EB,VRI,VGECM,*11
Magnitude: 5.9
RA:16h 41m 41.4s Dec:+36d 28' 06" 
RA:16h 41m 42.0s Dec:+36d 28' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 16.6
Separation from M12: 38d 26' 17" 

M14
NGC 6402
Globular cluster.
Constellation Oph
Dreyer Descr. GCL,B,VL,R,ERI,VGMBM
Magnitude: 7.6
RA:17h 37m 36.4s Dec:-03d 14' 54" 
RA:17h 37m 35.9s Dec:-03d 15' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 11.7
Separation from M13: 41d 48' 08" 

M15
NGC 7078
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Peg
Dreyer Descr. GCL,VB,VL,IR,VSMBM
Magnitude: 6.4
RA:21h 30m 1.4s Dec:+12d 10' 19" 
RA:21h 30m 0.0s Dec:+12d 10' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 12.3
Separation from M14: 59d 44' 57" 

M16
Eagle Nebula
NGC 6611
Nebula with dust and cluster.
Constellation Ser
Dreyer Descr. CL,ATLEAST100*L$S
Magnitude: 6.0
RA:18h 18m 48.7s Dec:-13d 46' 54" 
RA:18h 18m 48.0s Dec:-13d 47' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 35.0
Separation from M15: 54d 01' 10" 

M17
Omega Nebula
NGC 6618
Nebula.
Constellation Sgr
Dreyer Descr. B,EL,EIF,2HOOKED
Magnitude: 6.0
RA:18h 20m 48.7s Dec:-16d 10' 55" 
RA:18h 20m 48.0s Dec:-16d 11' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 46.0
Separation from M16: 02d 26' 53" 

M18
NGC 6613
Open cluster bright scattered.
Constellation Sgr
Dreyer Descr. CL,P,VLC
Magnitude: 6.9
RA:18h 19m 54.7s Dec:-17d 07' 55" 
RA:18h 19m 54.0s Dec:-17d 08' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 9.0
Separation from M17: 00d 58' 27" 

M19
NGC 6273
Globular cluster.
Constellation Oph
Dreyer Descr. GCL,VB,L,R,VCM,RRR
Magnitude: 7.2
RA:17h 02m 36.5s Dec:-26d 15' 58" 
RA:17h 02m 36.0s Dec:-26d 16' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 13.5
Separation from M18: 20d 06' 34" 

M20
Trifid Nebula
NGC 6514
Nebula with dust.
Constellation Sgr
Dreyer Descr. VB,VL,TRIFID,D*INV
Magnitude: 6.3
RA:18h 02m 18.7s Dec:-23d 01' 57" 
RA:18h 02m 18.0s Dec:-23d 02' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 29.0
Separation from M19: 13d 56' 08" 

M21
NGC 6531
Open cluster rich.
Constellation Sgr
Dreyer Descr. CL,PRI,LC,ST9...12
Magnitude: 5.9
RA:18h 04m 36.7s Dec:-22d 29' 57" 
RA:18h 04m 36.0s Dec:-22d 30' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 13.0
Separation from M20: 00d 45' 07" 

M22
NGC 6656
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Sgr
Dreyer Descr. GCL,VB,VL,R,VRI,VMC
Magnitude: 5.1
RA:18h 36m 24.7s Dec:-23d 53' 56" 
RA:18h 36m 23.9s Dec:-23d 54' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 24.0
Separation from M21: 07d 26' 19" 

M23
NGC 6494
Open cluster dense.
Constellation Sgr
Dreyer Descr. CL,B,VL,PRI,LC,*10..
Magnitude: 5.5
RA:17h 56m 48.6s Dec:-19d 00' 56" 
RA:17h 56m 48.0s Dec:-19d 01' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 27.0
Separation from M22: 10d 25' 22" 

M24
NGC 6603
Open cluster dense.
Constellation Sgr
Dreyer Descr. CL,VRI,VMC,R,MWAY
Magnitude:11.0
RA:18h 18m 24.6s Dec:-18d 24' 55" 
RA:18h 18m 23.9s Dec:-18d 25' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 5.0
Separation from M23: 05d 08' 56" 

M25
M25
IC 4725
Magnitude: 4.0
RA:18h 31m 36.8s Dec:-19d 14' 55" 
RA:18h 31m 36.0s Dec:-19d 15' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 32.0
Separation from M24: 03d 13' 58" 

M26
NGC 6694
Open cluster rich.
Constellation Sct
Dreyer Descr. CL,CL,PRI,PC,ST12.15
Magnitude: 8.0
RA:18h 45m 12.7s Dec:-09d 23' 53" 
Azm:263d 11' 25" Alt:-06d 49' 26" 
Rise: 09:15 Transit: 14:52 Set: 20:30
RA:18h 45m 12.0s Dec:-09d 24' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 15.0
Separation from M25: 10d 23' 05" 

M27
Dumbbell Nebula
NGC 6853
Planetary nebula irregular.
Constellation Vul
Dreyer Descr. VB,VL,BIN,IE,DUMBBEL
Magnitude: 8.1
RA:19h 59m 36.7s Dec:+22d 43' 19" 
RA:19h 59m 36.0s Dec:+22d 43' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 15.2
Separation from M26: 36d 55' 26" 

M28
NGC 6626
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Sgr
Dreyer Descr. GCL,VB,L,R,GECM,RRR
Magnitude: 6.9
RA:18h 24m 30.8s Dec:-24d 51' 57" 
RA:18h 24m 30.0s Dec:-24d 52' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 11.2
Separation from M27: 52d 52' 46" 

M29
NGC 6913
Open cluster bright scattered.
Constellation Cyg
Dreyer Descr. CL,P,LC,STL$S
Magnitude: 6.6
RA:20h 23m 54.6s Dec:+38d 32' 24" 
RA:20h 23m 54.0s Dec:+38d 32' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 7.0
Separation from M28: 69d 17' 32" 

M30
NGC 7099
Globular cluster highly resolved.
Constellation Cap
Dreyer Descr. GCL,B,L,LE,GPMBM
Magnitude: 7.5
RA:21h 40m 25.6s Dec:-23d 10' 53" 
RA:21h 40m 23.9s Dec:-23d 11' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 11.0
Separation from M29: 64d 16' 09" 

M31
Great Nebula in Andromeda
NGC 224
Very elongated galaxy, dusty, bright core.
Constellation And
Dreyer Descr. EEB,EL,VME,ANDROMEDA
Magnitude: 3.5
RA:00h 42m 45.1s Dec:+41d 16' 23" 
RA:00h 42m 42.0s Dec:+41d 16' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 175.0 x 62.0
Position Angle 34.0
Separation from M30: 77d 03' 23" 

M32
NGC 221
Round galaxy with bright core.
Constellation And
Dreyer Descr. VVB,L,R,PSMBMN
Magnitude: 8.2
RA:00h 42m 45.1s Dec:+40d 52' 23" 
RA:00h 42m 42.0s Dec:+40d 52' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 5.0
Position Angle 170.0
Separation from M31: 00d 24' 00" 

M33
Triangulum Galaxy
NGC 598
Spiral galaxy structure with bright knots.
Constellation Tri
Dreyer Descr. EB,EL,R,VGBMN
Magnitude: 5.7
RA:01h 33m 57.1s Dec:+30d 39' 18" 
RA:01h 33m 53.9s Dec:+30d 39' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 64.0 x 35.0
Position Angle 22.0
Separation from M32: 14d 32' 20" 

M34
NGC 1039
Open cluster rich.
Constellation Per
Dreyer Descr. CL,B,VL,LC,SCST9
Magnitude: 5.2
RA:02h 42m 3.9s Dec:+42d 47' 13" 
RA:02h 42m 0.0s Dec:+42d 47' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 35.0
Separation from M33: 18d 11' 48" 

M35
NGC 2168
Open cluster rich.
Constellation Gem
Dreyer Descr. CL,VL,CRI,PC,ST9..16
Magnitude: 5.1
RA:06h 08m 57.1s Dec:+24d 19' 56" 
RA:06h 08m 54.0s Dec:+24d 20' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 28.0
Separation from M34: 46d 02' 38" 

M36
NGC 1960
Open cluster rich.
Constellation Aur
Dreyer Descr. CL,B,VL,VRI,CL,*9.11
Magnitude: 6.0
RA:05h 36m 9.5s Dec:+34d 07' 57" 
RA:05h 36m 6.0s Dec:+34d 08' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 12.0
Separation from M35: 12d 07' 25" 

M37
NGC 2099
Open cluster dense.
Constellation Aur
Dreyer Descr. CL,RI,PCM,STL$S
Magnitude: 5.6
RA:05h 52m 27.4s Dec:+32d 32' 55" 
Azm:67d 45' 37" Alt:+28d 32' 53" 
Size (mins) 24.0
Separation from M36: 03d 45' 15" 

M38
NGC 1912
Open cluster rich.
Constellation Aur
Dreyer Descr. CL,B,VL,VRI,IF,STL$S
Magnitude: 6.4
RA:05h 28m 45.6s Dec:+35d 49' 57" 
RA:05h 28m 42.0s Dec:+35d 50' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 21.0
Separation from M37: 05d 53' 51" 

M39
NGC 7092
Open cluster bright scattered.
Constellation Cyg
Dreyer Descr. CL,VL,VP,VLC,*7...10
Magnitude: 4.6
RA:21h 32m 13.1s Dec:+48d 26' 28" 
RA:21h 32m 11.9s Dec:+48d 26' 00" Epoch 2000
Size (mins) 32.0
Separation from M38: 79d 51' 06" 

M40
30
Sky Database:Messier Objects
RA:12h 22m 23.6s Dec:+58d 04' 39" 
Azm:04d 07' 31" Alt:+01d 01' 34" 
RA:12h 22m 24.0s Dec:+58d 05' 00" Epoch 2000
Separation from M39: 67d 52' 23"

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