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NGC 6380 - Globular Cluster in Scorpius

NGC 6380 is a Globular Cluster in the Scorpius constellation. NGC 6380 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

NGC 6380
Globular Cluster
Scorpius
Available Resources for NGC 6380 - Globular Cluster in Scorpius

Apparent size of NGC 6380

The following table reports NGC 6380 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 6380 is a visual representation of it.
3.9 arcmin
3.9 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 6380

The image below is a photograph of NGC 6380 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of NGC 6380 - Globular Cluster in Scorpius star
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DSS2 image of NGC 6380 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (3.9 arcmin) and minor (3.9 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6380

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6380 are provided in the following table:

17h 34m 27s
-39° 04’ 10”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6380 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart NGC 6380 - Globular Cluster in Scorpius star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6380 - Globular Cluster in Scorpius.

Finder chart NGC 6380 - Globular Cluster in Scorpius star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6380 - Globular Cluster in Scorpius.

Rise ans set times of NGC 6380 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

NGC 6380 - Globular Cluster in Scorpius is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]