Collinder 316

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Cr 316, C 1652-407, OCl 998.0

Type  Open Cluster
Magnitude  3.4
Right Ascension  16h 55' 30.0"  (2000)
Declination  40° 49' 60" S
Constellation  Scorpius
Classification  I 2 m
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jun 29, 2019    Kaʻohe, Mauna Kea, HI (map)
8x42mm Nikon Prostaff 3S Binoculars @ 8x

An excellent binocular object in Sco just inside the tail, large, bright, a rich field of stars, overlaps with the cluster Tr24 which is the NE concentation, the brihgt and small NGC6231 visible at the southern margin
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Collinder 316