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(IAAC) Obj: Dolidze-Dzimselejsvili 3 - Inst: 17" f/15 classical Cassegrain equatorial mount



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Observer: Dave Mitsky
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 1999/11/29 01:55 UT
Location of site: ASH Naylor Observatory, Lewisberry, PA (Lat 40.15 d N, 76.9 d W, Elev 190 meters)
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: >5.0 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 5 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 17" f/15 classical Cassegrain equatorial mount
Magnification: 118x
Filter(s): None
Object(s): Dolidze-Dzimselejsvili 3
Category: Open cluster.
Class: 
Constellation: Taurus
Data: mag   size 14'
Position: RA 5h:33.7m  DEC +26d:29'
Description:
DoDz 3 is a sparse open cluster that is located a bit more than four degrees 
north of M1.  It consists of more than a dozen stars.  Three ninth magnitude 
stars make up the backbone of this lackluster cluster.  DoDz 4, a larger and more
populous open cluster, lies 40' to the southeast.  
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