(IAAC) Obj: NGC 2264 - Inst: Astroscan 4,1" f440mm Widefield

Observer: Martin Baur
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 11.02.2000 22:00 MET
Location of site: clearing near Hofgeismar, Germany (Lat +51, Elev 820ft)
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: >5 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: good <I-V Seeing Scale (I best)>
Moon presence: Minor - crescent or far from object
Instrument: Astroscan 4,1" f440mm Widefield
Magnification: 16x 26x
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC 2264
Category: Open cluster.
Class: IV 3 p
Constellation: Mon
Data: mag 3,9  size 20'
Position: RA 06:41.0  DEC +09:53
Very fine open cluster. I saw about 12 brighter and fainter stars with only
little concentration. Cluster description: bright, scattered, medium to large
size, well detached. no associated nebula seen.
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