NGC 6704
DSS image of NGC 6704
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 6704, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 6704
GC 4435, C 1848-052, OCl 82.0

Type  Open Cluster
Magnitude  9.2
Size  6'
Right Ascension  18h 50'  (2000)
Declination  5° 12' S
Constellation  Scutum
Description  Cl, B, 60 st 13
Classification  I 3 m
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jul 19, 2020    Waikoloa, HI (map)
20cm f/6 Newtonian, Cave Astrola @ 47x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 6 Moon: 0%

A conspicuous clump in a rich galactic starfield, 5' across, partially resolved, a curious arc of seven 8-9th magnitude stars surrounds the cluster about 15' in radius
Other Data Sources for NGC 6704
Nearby objects for NGC 6704

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NGC 6704