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(IAAC) Obj: M70 - Inst: 4.5" Orion Skyview Reflector



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Observation Poster: Rob Wood <r_c_wood@orbitworld.net>
Observer: Rob Wood
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 10:05 CST
Location of site: Lake Jackson Tx (Lat 29N, Elev 16)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 10 <Telescopic LM>
Seeing: 4 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 4.5" Orion Skyview Reflector
Magnification: 100x
Filter(s): 
Object(s): M70
Category: Globular cluster.
Class: Class 5
Constellation: SGR
Data: mag 8.18  size 
Position: RA 18:43  DEC 32:18
Description:
M70 is tight, faint globular cluster. Using averted vision, I can resolve some individual stars at the outer edge of the cluster. 
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