NGC 6520

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NGC 6520
The star cluster NGC 6520 and the strangely shaped dark cloud Barnard 86.jpg
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Sagittarius
Right ascension 18h 3.4m[1]
Declination −27° 53′[1]
Physical characteristics
See also: Open cluster, List of open clusters

NGC 6520 is an open cluster in the constellation Sagittarius.


  1. ^ a b "SIMBAD Astronomical Database". Results for NGC 6520. Retrieved 2007-04-25. 
Map showing the location of NGC 6520

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Coordinates: Sky map 18h 03m 24s, −27° 53′ 00″