(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6716 - Inst: 6" Orion Dobsonian

Observer: William L. Schart
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 6/27/98 11:17 pm CDT
Location of site: Killeen, TX (Lat 319 5s, Elev 600ft)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 4 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 8 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: Minor - crescent or far from object
Instrument: 6" Orion Dobsonian
Magnification: 48x, 70X
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC 6716
Category: Open cluster.
Constellation: Sgr
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
Small open cluster, 3 brighter stars form a narrow scalene triangle
over a field of fainter stars which almost appears to be globular,
however the individual stars can all be resolved.
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