|Right Ascension||16 : 25.6 (h:m)
|Declination||-40 : 40 (deg:m)
|Visual Brightness||5.8: (mag)
|Apparent Dimension||29 (arc min)|
Discovered by Lacaille in 1751-52.
The southern open cluster NGC 6124 was discovered by Abbe Lacaille during his 1751-1752 journey to South Africa.
In the Astronomical League's Southern Sky Binocular Club list. Caldwell 75 in Patrick Moore's List.
Last Modification: 8 Mar 1998, 22:05 MET