NGC 6444
DSS image of NGC 6444
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 6444, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 6444

Type  Open Cluster
Right Ascension  17h 49' 35.3"  (2000)
Declination  34° 49' 11" S
Constellation  Scorpius
Description  Cl, vL, vRi, st12...13
Classification  IV 1 p
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Aug 11, 2018    Kaʻohe, Mauna Kea, HI (map)
28cm f/10 SCT, NexStar 11" GyPSy @ 233x

Large, resolved, a thickening in a rich Milky Way starfield, rich, a 15' area filled with clumps of stars
Other Data Sources for NGC 6444
Nearby objects for NGC 6444

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NGC 6444