The open cluster NGC 6568

Image of NGC 6568
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6568 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:47 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 25° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:53, 25° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 22:32, when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6568
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 369
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:8.60 (V) [3]
Right ascension:18h12m [2]
Declination:-21°37' [2]
Distance:1.0 kpc
3.3 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.40

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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