(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6888 - Inst: 22" f/4.1 Starmaster

Observer: Eric Honeycutt
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 7/07/99 - 0500 UT
Location of site: Arcadia, Kansas (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 7 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 6 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 22" f/4.1 Starmaster
Magnification: 74x
Filter(s): O-III
Object(s): NGC 6888
Category: Supernova remnant.
Constellation: Cyg
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
The Crescent Nebula: really brought out by O-III. Large, bright oval that takes the shape of a footprint or a kidney bean. Eastern portions were broken but rest of loop was easily visible in the 22". Have viewed this one before under Nebraska skies but seemed more impressive at this night. 
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