The open cluster NGC 6827

Image of NGC 6827
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn (click to change), NGC 6827 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:24 (EST) – 4 hours and 24 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 36° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:44.

Name NGC 6827
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Vulpecula
Right Ascension:19h48m
Declination:+21°13'
Distance:2.5 kpc
8.3 klyr
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):986.98

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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