sponsored by psychohistorian.org


Deep Sky Observer's Companion – the online database


Welcome, guest!

If you've already registered, please log in,

or register an observer profile for added functionality.


log in to manage your observing lists























Full database:

Entire DOCdb database of 18,816 objects.



Seven Sisters of the Pole (1 of 18,816)


oc gc pln bn dn gx gxcl ast aka lost

Results: 5.0° search

Searching within 5.0° around RA 16h 34m 56s, Dec. −15° 56' 08" in full DOCdb database.

Barnard 41, LDN 171716:22:17-19° 37' 00''4° 45' spSco
Barnard 23016:27:00-16° 47' 00''2° 05' spOph
Barnard 43, LDN 175216:29:54-19° 36' 00''3° 51' spOph
NGC 6171, C 1629-129, GCl 44, Bennett 79, Messier 107, VI 40, h 3637, GC 421116:32:31.91-13° 03' 13.1''2° 56' npOph
DG 144, [SS62] 59, Magakian 672, Bernes 1, RNO 90, GM1-48, V1003 Oph16:34:09-15° 48' 17''0° 13' npOph
DG 145, [SS62] 60, Magakian 673, Bernes 2, RNO 91, GM2-2416:34:29-15° 47' 04''0° 11' npOph
LBN 24, LBN 006.00+24.73, Sh 2-27, The Kobold, zeta Ophiuchi Cloud16:35:56.8-12° 43' 05''3° 13' nfOph
Magakian 678, VDB 10916:41:35-17° 44' 27''2° 24' sfOph
IC 462216:52:08-16° 14' 12''4° 08' sfOph

9 objects found (18,816 entries scanned).

Select an object from the list above, or click your brower's back  button to try a new search.

Or a different size search area ½°, , , , within the full DOCdb database.

Favourite lists

Lacaille's catalogue

The Messier objects

Dunlop's catalogue

The Bennett objects

The Caldwell list

Named DSOs

Everything on DOCdb.net is © 2004-2010 by Auke Slotegraaf, unless stated otherwise or if you can prove you have divine permission to use it. Before using material published here, please consult the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.5 License. Some material on DOCdb is copyright the individual authors. If in doubt, don't reproduce. And that goes for having children, too. Please note that the recommended browser for DOCdb is Firefox 3.x. You may also get good results with K-Meleon. Good luck if you're using IE. A successful experience with other browsers, including Opera and Safari, may vary.

Warning: Unknown: open(/tmp/sess_f64c41c1a870ab871ad2f60429bf9f19, O_RDWR) failed: Disk quota exceeded (122) in Unknown on line 0

Warning: Unknown: Failed to write session data (files). Please verify that the current setting of session.save_path is correct () in Unknown on line 0