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Observatory Parameters
Jan 21
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
10:02 21:49

Open Cluster NGC 6231 Open Cluster in Scorpius Constellation

Size: 14' Magnitude: 2.6 Also known as ESO 332-SC6, C 76, OCL 997
Uploaded by Marcelo Alves RJ, Brazil
Size: 2,779 × 2,621 px
Visual Field: 0.3º
ISO: 800
Uploaded by rpiacenti DF, Brazil
Size: 1,936 × 1,216 px
Uploaded by Daniel_Kessler Tierra del Fuego, Argentina
Size: 2,601 × 1,733 px
Visual Field: 2.1º
ISO: 800
Uploaded by jpineirov
Size: 1,800 × 1,193 px
ISO: 1,600
Uploaded by Augusto_Cesar_Araujo
Size: 5,200 × 3,228 px
Visual Field: 1.9º
Uploaded by junastro71
Size: 2,162 × 1,671 px
Visual Field: 0.7º

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Hourly Elevation Jan 21

Open Cluster NGC 6231 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

16h 54m 09s
-41º 49' 30''
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Last visited objects: NGC 6231

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