The open cluster NGC 6791

Image of NGC 6791
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6791 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 21:42, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:57, 86° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 04:05, 86° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 6791
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Lyra
Magnitude:9.50 (V) [2]
10.52 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):1.02
Right ascension:19h20m [2]
Declination:+37°46' [2]
Distance:5.9 kpc
19.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.34

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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