The open cluster NGC 6823

Image of NGC 6823
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 6823 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:58 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 70° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:33, 72° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:59, when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name NGC 6823
Object Type Open Cluster
Other Names
Cr 405
Magnitude:7.10 (V) [3]
7.71 (B) [2]
B-V Color (mag):0.61
Right ascension:19h43m [2]
Declination:+23°17' [2]
Distance:3.2 kpc
10.4 klyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-5.41




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