Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 6541Other name: Dunlop 473
RA: 18h 8m DEC: -43° 42'
Constellation: CRA
Type: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 6.6
Size: 13.1'
Classification: III
Description: B,R,eC,gbM,rrr
Notes: Stars mags 13...
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Wicherina, Greenough, Australia
Date: 11/12.1.2010 4:20
Instrument: Newton 254/1200 mm
Magnification: 239xFilter: -
Field: 17'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 3NE lim mag: 7
Visuality: IHeight: 7°
Weather: +10°C, windy
Description: A hasty sketch from the dawn. NGC 6541 is full of individual stars despite of low 7 deg height and bright background sky.
Updated: 16.9.2010 22:12