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 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 21:52 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 35° above your south-eastern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 03:39, 36° above your south-western horizon.

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

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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