The open cluster NGC 6605

Image of NGC 6605
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Washington , NGC 6605 is visible between 22:24 and 04:39. It will become accessible at around 22:24, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:33, 37° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 04:39 when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6605
Object Type Open Cluster
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Magnitude:6.00 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:18h16m [1]
Declination:-15°00' [1]




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