Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 6834Other name: OCL 134
RA: 19h 52.2m DEC: +29° 24'
Constellation: CYG
Type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 7.8
Size: 5.0'
Number of stars: 50
Brightest star: 9.6
Classification: II 2 m
Description: Cl,P,lC,*11...12
Notes: H VIII 16
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Lakasenpelto, Imatra, Finland
Date: 7/8.9.2004 0:05
Instrument: Newton 406/1830 mm
Magnification: 146xFilter: -
Field: 21'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 3NE lim mag: 5.5
Visuality: IHeight: 51°
Weather: +10°C, 38% moon is rising in NE
Description: A beautiful and compact cluster. Five mag 10-12 stars lies almost in same line in the center. Small clump of stars lies south of the middle.
Updated: 10.9.2004 10:07