[M24 image]

M24 (= IC 4715?) with NGC 6603

Open star cluster in Sagittarius

Sagittarius Star Cloud, Delle Caustiche

Dreyer's description: !, Cl, vRi, vmC, R, st 15 (Milky Way) ; in M24

Cross Identifications: possibly M24; Barnard (AN 4239) .

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    Right Ascension: 18 : 18.4 (hours : minutes)
    Declination: -18 : 25 (degrees : minutes)
    Distance: 10 (* 1,000 light years)
    Apparent Magnitude: 11. p
    Apparent Diameter: 5. (arc minutes)

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