The globular star cluster NGC 6362 in the constellation of Ara (The Altar)

This chart shows the location of the globular star cluster NGC 6362 in the constellation of Ara (The Altar). This map shows most of the stars visible to the unaided eye under good conditions, and the location of the cluster is indicated with a red circle on the image. This cluster can be easily seen in a small telescope and larger ones can reveal some of the constituent stars.

Credit:

ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

About the Image

Id:eso1243b
Type:Chart
Release date:31 October 2012, 12:00
Related releases:eso1243
Size:3338 x 3282 px

About the Object

Name:Ara Constellation, Constellation Chart, NGC 6362
Type:• Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Globular
• X - Illustrations
• X - Star Clusters

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