47 Tuc

Teaser:
47 Tucanae is one of the most massive globular clusters. It's found in the southern constellation of the toucan and is the second brightest globular cluster in the night sky behind Omega Centauri. It is 120 light years across and is thought to contain around 500,000 stars.
Priority:
Interesting
Month:
June
Visibility:
June to December
RA (J2000):
00:24:05
Dec (J2000):
-72:04:53
Image:
Observing tips:
Single filter images e.g. B,V of ~ 10 - 20 s (FT South) or 20 - 60 s (1-metre network)
Dates visible:
Jun 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017