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NGC 6837 - Open Cluster in Aquila

Altitude: -7.3°   Azimuth: 60.7°   Direction: East-North-East

NGC 6837 is a Open Cluster in the Aquila constellation. NGC 6837 is situated close to the celestial equator and, as such, it is at least partly visible from both hemispheres in certain times of the year.

The image below is a photograph of NGC 6837 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 6837 - Open Cluster in Aquila star
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DSS2 image of NGC 6837 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (3 arcmin) and minor (3 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Key facts about NGC 6837

NGC 6837
Open Cluster
Aquila

NGC 6837 is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt.

Altitude: -7.3°
Azimuth: 60.7°
Direction: East-North-East

See also NGC 6837 rise and set times.

Available Resources for NGC 6837 - Open Cluster in Aquila

Apparent size of NGC 6837

The following table reports NGC 6837 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 6837 is a visual representation of it.
3 arcmin
3 arcmin

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6837

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6837 are provided in the following table:

19h 53m 08s
+11° 41’ 56”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6837 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 6837 - Open Cluster in Aquila star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6837 - Open Cluster in Aquila.

Finder chart NGC 6837 - Open Cluster in Aquila star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6837 - Open Cluster in Aquila.

Rise and set times of NGC 6837 from your location

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

Today's NGC 6837 - Open Cluster in Aquila rise, transit and set times from Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt are the following (all times relative to the local timezone Europe/London):

Azimuth: 78.3°
Max altitude: 50.2°
Azimuth: 281.7°