Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: Palomar 1
RA: 3h 33.2m DEC: +79° 35'
Constellation: CEP
Type: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 13.6
Size: 1.8'
Classification: XII
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 27/28.9.2011 21:40
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.6
Visuality: VHeight: 58°
Weather: +8°C
Description: A lot difficult what I expected beforehand. A weak roundish haze was visible with averted vision on the right place. There was also a faint star on the eastside.
Updated: 14.4.2011 21:43