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 Ashburn , NGC 6738 will become visible around 19:26 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 58° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting at 00:56.

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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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39.04°N
77.49°W
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