Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 5286Other name: Dunlop 388
RA: 13h 46.4m DEC: -51° 22'
Constellation: CEN
Type: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 7.6
Size: 9.1'
Classification: V
Description: vB,pL,R,rrr,st 15
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Base del Teide (2280m), Tenerife, Spain
Date: 18/19.4.2004 1:03
Instrument: Newton 110/805 mm
Magnification: 107xFilter: -
Field: 28'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 7
Visuality: IIHeight: 9°
Weather: +9°C, very good and dry
Description: Small but bright core. Granular with averted vision. Brightening to east from the core.
Updated: 15.5.2004 13:45