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Parameters
Positional Parameters
clusterNGC 6254
nameM 10
RA16 57 09.05
Declination-04 06 01.1
Galactic longitude15.14
Galactic latitude23.08
R sun4.4
R gc4.6
X3.9
Y1.1
Z1.7
Photometric Parameters
E (B-V)0.28
V HB14.65
(m-M)14.08
Vt6.6
MVt-7.48
(U-B)0.23
(B-V)0.9
(V-R)0.53
(V-I)1.21
S_RR0
HBR0.98
hbt0
Structural Parameters
[Fe / H]-1.56
SpT F3
v_r75.2
err0.7
v_LSR88.5
c1.38
r_c0.77
r_h1.95
r_t21.48
lg(tc)8.21
lg(th)8.9
mu_V17.7
rho_v3.54
Color-magnitude diagrams
authorHurley, Daniel J. C.; Richer, Harvey B.; Fahlman, Gregory G.
titleDeep CCD photometry in globular cluster. IX - M10
journalAstronomical Journal, vol. 98, Dec. 1989, p. 2124-2145
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Description of NGC 6254

Messier 10 (also known as M10, Globular Cluster M10 or NGC 6254) is a globular cluster in the constellation Ophiuchus. It was discovered by Charles Messier on May 29, 1764, cataloged as number 10 in his list, and described as a "Nebula without stars."

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Selected biblio
Paper n. 1
Dalessandro, E.
Ultraviolet Observations of the Globular Cluster M10 from HST and GALEX: The BSS Population
2013, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 770, Issue 1, article id. 45, 8 pp.
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Paper n. 2
Dalessandro, E. et al.
The Binary Fraction in the Globular Cluster M10 (NGC 6254): Comparing Core and Outer Regions
2011, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 743, Issue 1
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Paper n. 3
Pollard, Denise L.; Sandquist, Eric L.; Hargis, Jonathan R.; Bolte, Michael
The Unusual Luminosity Function of the Globular Cluster M10
2005, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 628, Issue 2, pp. 729-737
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