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Observatory Parameters
Jan 19
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:58 19:51

Open Cluster NGC 6216 Open Cluster in Scorpius Constellation

Size: 4' Magnitude: 10.1 Also known as NGC 6222, ESO 277-SC14, OCL 989
Credit: NGC/IC Project
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Open Cluster NGC 6216 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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21.7
16h 49m 23s
-44º 43' 52''
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