The open cluster NGC 6647

Image of NGC 6647
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6647 will become visible around 19:10 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 27° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 22:30.

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Name NGC 6647
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:8.00 (V) [1]
Right ascension:18h32m [1]
Declination:-17°13' [1]

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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