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 Fairfield , NGC 6819 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:21 (EST) and reaching an altitude of 29° above the north-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 06:05.

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Name NGC 6819
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 403
Mel 223
Position
Constellation:Cygnus
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

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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