General informationNGC6475 is the open cluster at magnitude 3 that is placed in Scorpius constellation and has apparent size of 1.3 angular degrees.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, cluster is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.
Information for observationsTonight, 2019-07-19, cluster NGC6475 will become observable at southwest as the dusk sky fades, 9° above your horizon, at 05:43. At 07:05 the object will sink below the horizon at southwest. Maximum elevation, 18° above horizon, will be reached at 03:13, when cluster will be placed at south.
Messier M7 on the sky map
|Right ascension||17h 53m 51s|
|Declination||-34° 47′ 36″|
|New General Catalogue (NGC)|
|International Catalogue (IC)|