The open cluster NGC 6819

Image of NGC 6819
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Washington , NGC 6819 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 21:16 (MDT) as the dusk sky fades, 70° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:54, 86° above your northern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 05:04, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name NGC 6819
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 403
Mel 223
Magnitude:7.30 (V) [3]
8.21 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.91
Right ascension:19h41m [2]
Declination:+40°11' [2]
Distance:2.4 kpc
7.7 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-4.56




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