NGC6633 (Open cluster)

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R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 12 arcminutes across.
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From San Diego , NGC6633 is visible all night. It will become visible at around 21:09 (PDT), 28° above your eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:15, 63° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 04:28, 38° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC6633
Object type Open cluster
Other names
NGC 6633[2]
Cr 380[3]
Mel 201[4]
Right ascension:18h27m [2]
Declination:+06°30' [2]
Magnitude:4.60 (V) [4]
5.01 (B) [2]
Distance:376.0 parsec
1225.8 lightyrs [1]
B-V Color (mag):0.41
Derived quantities
Absolute mag (V):-3.28
Visibility from San Diego

All times shown in San Diego local time.


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