|Object NGC 6178 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6178 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Scorpii|
Type: I3p -
The angular dimensions: 5.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h35m50.8s; Dec= -45°38'48"
Other names of the object NGC 6178 : OCL 980, ESO 276-SC6
Nearby objects: NGC 6176
, NGC 6177
, NGC 6179
, NGC 6180
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