(IAAC) Obj: M13 (NGC 6205) - Inst: Orion 6" dobsonian

Observer: William Schart
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: July 2, 2000 10:10 pm CDT
Location of site: Killeen, TX (Lat 31 07, Elev 97 40)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 3 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 8 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: Orion 6" dobsonian
Magnification: 32x, 48x, 72x, 120x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): M13 (NGC 6205)
Category: Globular cluster.
Constellation: Her
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA 16:42  DEC +36:
At 32x, a somewhat faint but noticable smudge, 48x and 72x did not do much, but at 120x, brighter stars resolved as an overlay appearing rather like an open cluster superimposed on a nebulosity.
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