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Open cluster NGC 6383, globular cluster NGC 6229, and the Cheerio Nebula

June 23–July 2, 2014: Open cluster NGC 6383 in Scorpius and globular cluster NGC 6229 in Hercules offer small-telescope owners new views, while large-telescope owners can seek out the Cheerio Nebula (NGC 6337) in Scorpius.

Hercules
This week's second small-telescope target, globular cluster NGC 6229, lies 4.8° east-northeast of magnitude 3.9 Tau (τ) Herculis.
Astronomy: Roen Kelly
Each week, Astronomy magazine Senior Editor Michael E. Bakich, a master at explaining how to observe, posts a podcast about three objects or events you can see in the sky.

Targets for June 26–July 3, 2014

Small telescope: Open cluster NGC 6383
Small telescope: Globular cluster NGC 6229
Large telescope: The Cheerio Nebula

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