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Parameters
Positional Parameters
clusterNGC 6749
nameBe42
RA19 05 15.3
Declination+01 54 03
Galactic longitude36.2
Galactic latitude-2.21
R sun7.9
R gc5
X6.4
Y4.7
Z-0.3
Photometric Parameters
E (B-V)1.5
V HB19.7
(m-M)19.14
Vt12.44
MVt-6.7
(U-B)0.8
(B-V)2.14
HBR1
hbt1
Structural Parameters
[Fe / H]-1.6
v_r-61.7
err2.9
v_LSR-47.2
c0.79
r_c0.62
r_h1.1
r_t5.21
lg(tc)8.59
lg(th)8.78
mu_V21.88
rho_v3.3
Color-magnitude diagrams
author Kaisler, D.; Harris, W. E.; McLaughlin, D. E.
titlePalomar 10 and NGC 6749: A Study in Contrasts
journal Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, v.109, p.920-926 (1997)
CM diagram

Description of NGC 6749

John Herschel discovered this globular cluster during his observations from Bath in Southern England in 1827, and cataloged it as h 2029.

NGC 6749 was also cataloged as Berkeley 42 or Be 42 (in an open cluster catalog).

Source: SEDS | Notify inaccuracies

Image

Image of the cluster from the Digital Sky Survey

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Selected biblio
Paper n. 1
Rosino, L.; Ortolani, S.; Barbuy, B.; Bica, E.
NGC 6749: a metal-poor halo globular cluster in a disc field rich in Mira variables
1997, MNRAS, Volume 289, Issue 3, pp. 745-752
(NGC 6749 )
Paper n. 2
Kaisler, D.; Harris, W. E.; McLaughlin, D. E.
Palomar 10 and NGC 6749: A Study in Contrasts
1997, Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, v.109, p.920-926 (1997)
(NGC 6749 cmd )
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