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Grasslands Observatory: NGC Objects 6001-7000


All images are oriented with the North at the top and the West to the right.

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| NGC: 1 - 1000 | NGC: 1001 - 2000 | NGC: 2001 - 3000 |

| NGC: 3001 - 4000 | | NGC: 4001 - 5000 | NGC: 5001 - 6000 |

| NGC: 6001 - 7000 | | NGC: 7001 - 7840 |

IC Objects

NGC Object Other Name(s) Type of Object Thumbnail Image Comments

 

6045 Arp71 Galaxy near center of Hercules Cluster. arp71.jpg (56676 bytes)

Arp71

 
6124 Caldwell 75 Open Cluster NGC6124

NGC6124

 

 

 

 

Takahashi Epsilon 180 telescope, Canon 20Da camera, 3-minute exposure.

6231 Caldwell 76 Open Cluster NGC6231  
6286 Caldwell 15; Blinking Planetary Planetary Nebula NGC6286  
6287   Globular Cluster NGC6287 Takahashi Epsilon 180 telescope, Canon 20Da camera, 10-minute exposure.
6302 Bug Nebula; Caldwell 69 Planetary Nebula Bug Nebula  
6384   Galaxy NGC6384  
6445 Little Gem Planetary Nebula NGC6545  
6522 & 6528 Baade's Window Globular Clusters near the center of the Milky Way Baade's Window Walter Baade was unable to observe the Galactic center itself due to obscuring dust, but he found regions of less obscuration close to the heart of the Milky Way, including “Baade’s window,” which is centered around NGC 6528 (left) and NGC 6522 (right) in Sagittarius. The bright star off the frame south of NGG6528 is Gamma Sgr (10 Sgr) magnitude 3.63.
6541 Caldwell 78 Globular Cluster NGC6541  
6543 Cat' s Eye Nebula; Caldwell 6 Planetary Nebula Cat's Eye Nebula NGC6543 is the tiny planetary nebula to the right of center. Next to it is the irregular galaxy IC4677. On the left edge of the image is NGC6552.
6589/6590; IC1283, 1284, 4700   Complex region of reflection and emission nebulae NGC6589 Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures median combined.
6723   Globular Cluster NGC6723  
6726/6729/IC4812 R CrA Nebula; Caldwell 68 Bright Nebula

R CrA Nebula

 

 

NGC6726

Meade LDX75 telescope with Canon 60Da camera

 

From top to bottom the objects are respectively, NGC6726 (large nebulosity around a bright star), NGC6729 (small red nebulosity), and IC4812 (nebulosity around the bright star in the lower right hand corner).
6781   Planetary Nebula NGC6781

NGC 6781

 
6814   Galaxy NGC6814  
6822 Bernard's Galaxy Small, Irregular Galaxy NGC6822  
6823   Open Cluster; Nebulosity NGC6823  
6826 Caldwell 15; Blinking Planetary Nebula Planetary Nebula NGC6826  

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NGC Object Other Name(s) Type of Object Thumbnail Image Comments

 

6885 Caldwell 37 Open Cluster NGC6885  
6888 Crescent Nebula; Caldwell 27 Bright Nebula NGC6888  
6934 Caldwell 47 Globular Cluster NGC6934  
6946 Arp29; Caldwell 12 Galaxy NGC6946  
6960 Western Veil Nebula; Caldwell 34 Supernova Remnant Western Veil Nebula

Western Veil Nebula

 
6992/6995 Eastern Veil Nebula; Caldwell 33 Supernova Remnant Eastern Veil Nebula  

 

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| NGC: 1 - 1000 | NGC: 1001 - 2000 | NGC: 2001 - 3000 |

| NGC: 3001 - 4000 | | NGC: 4001 - 5000 | NGC: 5001 - 6000 |

| NGC: 6001 - 7000 | | NGC: 7001 - 7840 |

IC Objects

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