The open cluster NGC 6596
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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NGC 6596 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:09 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 33° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:36.
|Right ascension:||18h17m |
3.6 klyr