The open cluster NGC 6802

Image of NGC 6802
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), NGC 6802 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 20:03 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 70° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:20, 71° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:19, when it sinks to 24° above your western horizon.

Name NGC 6802
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Position
Constellation:Vulpecula
Brightness (V):Mag 8.8
Right Ascension:19h30m
Declination:+20°16'
Distance:1.1 kpc
3.7 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-1.45

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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