Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 6802Other name: OCL 114
RA: 19h 30.6m DEC: +20° 16'
Constellation: VUL
Type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 8.8
Size: 3.2'
Number of stars: 50
Brightest star: 12.9
Classification: III 1 m
Description: Cl,L,vC,E0,st14...18
Notes: H VI 14,Bar shaped elong N-S
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Ania, Pirkkala, Finland
Date: 7/8.10.2008 23:25
Instrument: Newton 300/1500 mm
Magnification: 214xFilter: -
Field: 23'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.6
Visuality: IIHeight: 34°
Weather: +3°C
Description: Highly N-S elongated open cluster, quite faint stars and strong background glow.
Updated: 12.3.2009 22:18