The open cluster NGC 6507

Image of NGC 6507
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6507 will become visible around 20:47 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 30° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 01:40.

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Name NGC 6507
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 358
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:9.60 (V) [3]
Right ascension:17h59m [2]
Declination:-17°27' [2]
Distance:1.2 kpc
4.0 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.85

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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