|Object NGC 6281 is located exactly in the center of the picture.
|NGC 6281 - open cluster of stars in the constellation Scorpii|
Type: II2p -
The angular dimensions: 8.00'
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 17h4m47.2s; Dec= -37°53'16"
Other names of the object NGC 6281 : OCL 1003, ESO 332-SC19
Nearby objects: NGC 6280-2
, NGC 6280-1
, NGC 6282
, NGC 6283
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