The globular cluster NGC 6749

Image of NGC 6749
Red-band 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 23:36 (EDT) – 6 hours and 25 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 48° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:49.

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

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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