Go Astr☾nomy


Caldwell Catalog

Caldwell C82

Caldwell object C82 is a open cluster located within the constellation Ara. Caldwell C82 is best viewed during Summer, is magnitude 5.2*, and can be viewed with naked eye (barely). It is 5.2 in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.

      1. Name:
      1. Type:
      2. open cluster
      1. Constellation:
      2. Ara
      1. NGC:
      2. 6193
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 5.2
      1. Viewing:
      2. naked eye (barely)
      1. Size:
      2. 15'
      1. RA:
      2. 16 41.3
      1. Dec:
      2. -48 46'
      1. Season:
      2. Summer


    * The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.

    Find your inner astronomer. Your guide to amateur astronomy.