The open cluster NGC 6800

Image of NGC 6800
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), NGC 6800 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:03 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 75° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:17, 76° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:30, when it sinks to 25° above your western horizon.

Name NGC 6800
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Vulpecula
Right Ascension:19h27m
Declination:+25°07'
Distance:1.0 kpc
3.3 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):989.00

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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