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(IAAC) Obj: M 35 (NGC 2168), NGC 2158 - Inst: Sky Designs VPT 14.5" dob



Observer: Geoff Chester
Your skill: Advanced (many years)
Object: M 35 (NGC 2168), NGC 2158
Date & Time of Observation: 4/17/1999 21:00:00
Location: Sailor's Creek Battlefield State Park, VA USA (Lat 39N)
Sky Transparency: Very Clear
Seeing: Poor
Instrument: Sky Designs VPT 14.5" dob
Magnification: Nagler 13mm
Object type: Open cluster.
Class: III 2 m/III 3 r
Position: 0608.8+2420
Data: 5.1 8.2m*;28
Object Rating: A
Description:
We opened the evening session with this fine cluster. The
seeing was pretty bad, but the transparency allowed us a
decent view. NGC 2158 was in the field, but not resolved
due to the poor seeing.
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