m17 (RA 18:20:47.0, Dec -16:10:18 FK5 J2000) Open (galactic) Cluster

Wikisky image of area around m17
DSS image from Wikisky

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Finder Charts

30×30° from Your Sky.
10×10′ from the Minnesota Automated Plate Scanner Catalog (if available).

More info

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Further information about m17 from Simbad

Alternate Output

Notes on output formats.