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NGC6396   Open cluster

Description: Cl, pretty large, lRi, lC

Constellation: Scorpius

Coordinates (2000.0):
Right Ascension: 17h 37m 36.00s
Declination: -35° 01' 36.0"

Magnitude: 8,5

Apparent size (arc min): 3,0

Original Dreyer's description: Cl, pL, lRi, lC

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Although I put as much care as possible, I can't guarantee the data are correct. This website aims to provide a quick access to basic information and images of celestial objects, but should not be used for any serious scientic work (although I know it helped in the discovery of some supernovae!)