The Table of Scorpius (Open Cluster)

Image of Table of Scorpius
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 13 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , Table of Scorpius is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 7° above the horizon.

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Name Table of Scorpius
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
C 76
NGC 6231
Cr 315
Mel 153
Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:2.60 (V)[2]
2.83 (B)[1]
B-V Color (mag):0.23
Right Ascension:16h54m [1]
Declination:-41°49' [1]
Distance:1.2 kpc
4.1 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-7.87

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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