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(IAAC) Obj: M8 - Inst: 6" Orion Dobsonian



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Observer: William L. Schart
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 6/27/98 11:25 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, 120x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): M8
Category: Emission nebula.
Class: 
Constellation: Sgr
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
Description:
faint nebulosity a little bit west of  the cluster NGC 6530. NOt much detail 
visible in my scope.
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