NGC : NGC6124

Celestial motion
Date: 2020-12-02
Astronomical night: 17:51 - 06:10 (GMT -5)
NGC6124 Celestial motion
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NGC6124 Celestial motion
Information about NGC6124

General information

NGC6124 is the open cluster at magnitude 6 that is placed in Scorpius constellation and has apparent size of 29 angular minutes.
Having high brightness and large apparent size, cluster is available for observations through a pair of binoculars or small telescope.

Information for observations

Tonight, 2020-12-02, cluster NGC6124 is not reachable.
 

NGC6124 on the sky map

NGC6124 on the sky map
Object type

Open Cluster

Alternative names

Constellation

Scorpius

Magnitude

6

Apparent size29'
Right ascension16h 25m 20s
Declination-40° 39′ 12″

Catalogues

Messier

New General Catalogue (NGC)

NGC6124

International Catalogue (IC)

Nearest objects with greater magnitude
Object typeMagnitude
NGC6227Open Cluster5
NGC6231Open Cluster2.6