Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 4372Other name: GCL 19
RA: 12h 25.8m DEC: -72° 40'
Constellation: MUS
Type: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 7.8
Size: 18.6'
Classification: XII
Description: pF,L,R,* 12...16
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Nangerwalla, Mullewa, Australia
Date: 17/18.12.2009 3:35
Instrument: Newton 110/805 mm
Magnification: 115xFilter: -
Field: 25'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 1NE lim mag: 7.8
Visuality: IIHeight: 38°
Weather: +17°C, smoke
Description: Reminds me of a nebula which has stars involved. Low surface brightness as a globular cluster and no core visible.
Updated: 31.8.2010 21:35