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(IAAC) OBJ: NGC2768 (galaxy) INST: 14.5" NEWT fl=1580mm



Observer:  Todd Gross
Your skill:  Intermediate - Many years
Date and UT of observation: 11/06/00 08:00GMT
Location & latitude: 22 mi. West of Boston, Ma. 42.3N
Site classification: Suburban
Limiting magnitude (visual): approx. 4.9 zenith, 4.9 vic.object
Seeing (1 to 10 - worst-best): 4
Moon up (phase?): Just set
Weather: Clear
Instrument: 14.5" f/4.29 fl=1580mm Newt 
Magnifications: Various from 83-191X Including binoviewer
Filters used: None
Object: NGC2768
Constellation: Uma
Object data: G-Sc
Size(s): 8.1x4.3
Position: 09:12RA, +60:02DEC
Magnitude: 9.9
Personal "rating" this aperture: B-/C+
Interesting, small, with brightness suddenly towards the 
center, with high sfc. brightness making this easy.
Gives a flying-saucer like impression. Framed by 
a triangle of three stars. 
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