NGC 6603
DSS image of NGC 6603
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 6603, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 6603

Type  Open Cluster
Magnitude  11
Size  3'
Right Ascension  18h 18' 26.9"  (2000)
Declination  18° 24' 22" S
Constellation  Sagittarius
Description  Cl, vRi, vmC, R
Classification  I 1 r n
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
May 25, 2006    Gila, NM (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Nice cluster in heavy galactic star field, yet quite distinct among the swarm of stars, a 5' hazy patch just resolving into stars with a very curious line of brighter stars bisecting
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NGC 6603