NGC : NGC6811

Information about NGC6811

General information

Open Cluster NGC6811 has the magnitude of 7 and is placed in Cygnus constellation. The cluster's apparent sizes are 13 angular minutes.
Because of low brightness and large angular size, cluster is available for observations through a 5-inch telescope.

Information for observations

Tonight, 2020-01-23, cluster NGC6811 will rise at north at 06:42 and will sink below the horizon at north at 02:30. Maximum elevation, 83° above horizon, will be reached at 16:33, when cluster will be placed at north.
 

NGC6811 on the sky map

NGC6811 on the sky map
Object type

Open Cluster

Alternative names

Constellation

Cygnus

Magnitude

7

Apparent size13'
Right ascension19h 37m 17s
Declination46° 23′ 18″

Catalogues

Messier

New General Catalogue (NGC)

NGC6811

International Catalogue (IC)

Nearest objects with greater magnitude
Object typeMagnitude
H V 46Double Star6
H I 94Double Star2.89
Celestial motion
Date: 2020-01-23
Astronomical night: 03:21 - 15:23 (GMT 0)
NGC6811 Celestial motion
TimeElevationAzimuth
Rise06:4221° (North)
Set02:30339° (North)
Maximum elevation

16:33

83°

0° (North)

Elevation

NGC6811 Celestial motion