|Object NGC 6231 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6231 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Scorpii|
Type: I3p -
The angular dimensions: 14.00'
magnitude: V=2.6m; B=2.8m
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 16h54m9.8s; Dec= -41°49'30"
Other names of the object NGC 6231 : OCL 997, ESO 332-SC6
Nearby objects: NGC 6229
, NGC 6230
, NGC 6232
, NGC 6233
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