(IAAC) Obj: Collinder 106 - 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): Collinder 106
Category: Open cluster.
Class: III 3 p
Constellation: Mon
Data: mag 4,6p  size 45'
Position: RA 06:37.1  DEC +05:58
This cluster is north from Cr 107. I saw a few scattered bright stars which
are less concentrated. Roughly in the middle of this brighter stars I were
able to glimpse a faint small patch with averted vision which may be further
fainter stars.
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