NGC 6802
DSS image of NGC 6802
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 6802, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 6802

Type  Open Cluster
Magnitude  8.8
Size  3'
Right Ascension  19h 30' 35.0"  (2000)
Declination  20° 15' 40" N
Constellation  Vulpecula
Description  Cl, L, vC, E0, st14...18
Classification  III 1 m
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
May 3, 2003    Kartchner Caverns State Park, AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

A smudge in the thick galactic star field, several brighter members at the south end, elongated, rich, brighter at the south end, partially resolved with innumerable dim members
Other Data Sources for NGC 6802
Nearby objects for NGC 6802

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NGC 6802