NGC 6204

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NGC 6204
NGC 6204.png
NGC 6204 (taken with Stellarium)
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Ara
Right ascension 16h 46m 08.0s
Declination −47° 00′ 44″
Distance - ly (- pc)
Apparent magnitude (V) 8.2
Apparent dimensions (V) 6.0′
Physical characteristics
See also: Open cluster, List of open clusters

NGC 6204 is an open cluster in the constellation Ara, lying close to the galactic equator.[1]

Map showing the location of NGC 6204


  1. ^ Dunlop, Storm (2005). Atlas of the Night Sky. Collins. ISBN 0-00-717223-0.