Harvard 16
DSS image of Harvard 16
Overlaid DSS image of Harvard 16, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around Harvard 16
Lund 757, C 1728-368, OCl 1012

Type  Open Cluster
Size  15'
Right Ascension  17h 31'  (2000)
Declination  36° 47' S
Constellation  Scorpius
Description  Bright star is HD158529 at 8.52m
Classification  III2r
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Aug 9, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x

A notable clump in a rich galactic starfield, coarse, resolved, large at 15' across northeast to southwest, about 10 northwest to southeast, the brighter 18.5 magnitude HD158527 is at the northeast extent, the main population is a scattering of 10-12th magnitude stars
Other Data Sources for Harvard 16
Nearby objects for Harvard 16

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Harvard 16