|Description of NGC 6642|
This globular was discovered by William Herschel on August 7, 1784, and cataloged by him as H II.205.
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|Paper n. 1|
Balbinot, E.; Santiago, B. X.; Bica, E.; Bonatto, C.
The globular cluster NGC 6642: evidence for a depleted mass function in a very old cluster
2009, MNRAS, Vol. 396, Issue 3, pp. 1596-1602
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|Paper n. 2|
Barbuy, B.; Bica, E.; Ortolani, S.; Bonatto, C.|
SOAR BVI photometry of the metal-poor bulge globular cluster NGC 6642
2006, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Volume 449, Issue 3, pp.1019-1024
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|Paper n. 3|
Spectroscopy and IR photometry for giant stars in obscured globular clusters:
NGC 6325, NGC 6401, NGC 6440, NGC 6517, NGC 6642, HP 1 and PAL 6.
1995, Astronomy and Astrophysics, v.303, p.468 (1995)
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