The open cluster NGC 6738

Image of NGC 6738
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Cambridge , NGC 6738 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 22:07, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:54, 59° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 03:43, 57° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6738
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 396
Position
Constellation:Aquila
Magnitude:8.30 (V) [3]
Right ascension:19h01m [2]
Declination:+11°36' [2]
Distance:700.0 parsec
2282.0 lightyrs [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-0.93

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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