The globular cluster NGC 6749

Image of NGC 6749
R/B-band color composite image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6749 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:50 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 50° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:27.

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Name NGC 6749
Object Type Globular Cluster
Position
Constellation:Aquila
Magnitude:12.40 (V) [2]
Right ascension:19h05m [2]
Declination:+01°54' [2]
Distance:7.9 kpc
25.8 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-2.09
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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