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Messier 28

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Messier 28 (M28) is a class IV globular star cluster located in the constellation Sagittarius.

The cluster has an apparent magnitude of 7.66 and lies at a distance of 17,900 light years, or 5,500 parsecs, from Earth. Its designation in the New General Catalogue is NGC 6626.
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