NGC 6507
DSS image of NGC 6507
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 6507, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 6507
H VIII 53, GC 4353, Collinder 358, Cr 358, C 1756-174, Lund 797, OCl 32.0

Type  Open Cluster
Magnitude  9.6
Size  8'
Right Ascension  17h 59'  (2000)
Declination  17° 26' S
Constellation  Sagittarius
Description  Cl, pS, lRi, lC
Classification  IV3m
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jun 1, 2022    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x
Seeing: 7 Transparency: 6.5 Moon: 0%

Faint, a slightly richer patch in a rich galactic starfield, less than 10' in diameter, not resolved

Andrew Cooper
Sep 16, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 76x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

A modest clump in a rich galactic starfield, a couple dozen 11-12th magnitude stars in a 5' area, 30' southwest of 6 Sgr
Other Data Sources for NGC 6507
Nearby objects for NGC 6507

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NGC 6507