NGC 6709

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NGC 6709
NGC 6709 large.png
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension 18h 51.3m[1]
Declination+10° 19′[1]
Distance3504.5 ly (1075 pc)
Apparent magnitude (V)6.7
Apparent dimensions (V)13'
Physical characteristics
Other designationsOCISM 21, C 1849+102, OCl 100.0
See also: Open cluster, List of open clusters

NGC 6709 is an open cluster in the constellation Aquila.

Map showing location of NGC 6709 (Roberto Mura)


  1. ^ a b "SIMBAD Astronomical Database". Results for NGC 6709. Retrieved 2007-04-25.

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Coordinates: Sky map 18h 51m 18s, +10° 19′ 00″