The open cluster NGC 6481

Image of NGC 6481
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6481 will become visible around 20:41 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 51° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 02:43.

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Name NGC 6481
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Ophiuchus
Right ascension:17h52m [2]
Declination:+04°10' [2]
Distance:1.2 kpc
3.8 klyr [1]

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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