NGC 6453
DSS image of NGC 6453
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 6453, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 6453
h 3708, GC 4336, C 1748-346, GCl 79

Type  Globular Cluster
Magnitude  10.2
Size  3.5'
Right Ascension  17h 50' 51.6"  (2000)
Declination  34° 35' 60" S
Constellation  Scorpius
Description  Cl, iR, pmbM, r
Classification  IV
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Aug 13, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x

Good sized, about 5' in diameter, faint, almost lost in the outskirts of M7, decent core, not resolved

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

Small, faint, unresolved, not particularly concentrated at the core
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Nearby objects for NGC 6453
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NGC 6453