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NGC 6694. also known as M 26, is an open cluster located in the constellation Scutum.
|Observation data: 2000.0 epoch|
|Right ascension||18 h 45.2 m|
|Other designations||M 26|
This is an open cluster; its brightest stars are of magnitude 11.9. This cluster has a well-defined zone of low star density near the nucleus. This is probably due to intervening dark interstellar matter rather than being a gap in the cluster.