The open cluster NGC 6546

Image of NGC 6546
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6546 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:47 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 24° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:47, 24° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 22:04, when it sinks below 22° above your southern horizon.

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Name NGC 6546
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 365
Magnitude:8.00 (V) [3]
8.65 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.65
Right ascension:18h07m [2]
Declination:-23°17' [2]
Distance:938.0 parsec
3057.9 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.86




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