The open cluster NGC 6204

Image of NGC 6204
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Seattle , NGC 6204 is not observable because it lies so far south that it never rises above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6204
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 312
Position
Constellation:Ara
Magnitude:8.20 (V) [3]
8.51 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.31
Right ascension:16h46m [2]
Declination:-47°01' [2]
Distance:1.2 kpc
4.0 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.22

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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