(IAAC) Obj: M3 NGC5272 - Inst: 8" f5 newtonian

Observer: Kim Gowney
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 19/04/2001   01:15   UT8
Location of site: SW  Wales UK  (Lat 51 47 N, Elev 70 Mtr)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 8 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 8" f5 newtonian
Magnification: 50x 100x 200x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): M3 NGC5272
Category: Globular cluster.
Class: !!  eB, vL, 
Constellation: CVn
Data: mag 6.4  size 18.6'
Position: RA 13:42  DEC +28:22
Very large and bright Globular, Vies with M13 for splendour, many stars resolved at 100X and 200X, A truly spectacular object!
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