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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6934 - Inst: 8" f/6 Dobsonian



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Observer: Michael Geldorp
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 8/26/2000  00.00 UT
Location of site: Alphen ad Rijn, Netherlands (Lat 52*N, Elev )
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 5.0 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: II <I-V Seeing Scale (I best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 8"  f/6 Dobsonian
Magnification: 49X, 98X, 203X, 244X
Filter(s): 
Object(s): NGC 6934
Category: Globular cluster.
Class: 
Constellation: Del
Data: mag 8.9  size 5'.9
Position: RA 20:34  DEC +07:24
Description:
Seen at 49X and 98X. Easily found and best viewed using averted vision.
At 203X, a stellar core surrounded by a bright central glow and a faint outer
halo. I saw several starlike features in the outer halo, but I'm not sure if
these were bright spots or actual resolved outliers.
There is a sketch on this object on my homepage: URL mentioned below.
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Optional related URLs: http://home.wxs.nl/~geldo006/home.html
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