The open cluster NGC 6322

Image of NGC 6322
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 6322 is not readily observable since it lies so far south that it will never rise more than 8° above the horizon.

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Name NGC 6322
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 326
Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:6.00 (V) [3]
6.32 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.32
Right ascension:17h18m [2]
Declination:-42°56' [2]
Distance:996.0 parsec
3247.0 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.99

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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