The open cluster NGC 6683

Image of NGC 6683
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6683 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 23:28, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:12, 44° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:28, 41° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6683
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Scutum
Magnitude:9.40 (V) [2]
9.93 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.53
Right ascension:18h42m [2]
Declination:-06°12' [2]
Distance:1.2 kpc
3.9 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.99

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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