The open cluster NGC 6631

Image of NGC 6631
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6631 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 20:52 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 35° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:19, 35° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:21, when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6631
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 379
Position
Constellation:Scutum
Magnitude:11.70 (V)[3]
Right ascension:18h27m [2]
Declination:-12°01' [2]
Distance:2.6 kpc
8.5 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.37

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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