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(IAAC) Obj: NGC2360 - Inst: 30cm SCT



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Observation Poster: Jim Anderrson <nadmoon@bellsouth.net>
Observer: Jim Anderrson
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 11182001/031;26EST
Location of site: Troutdale, VA (Lat 36:41, Elev 3400')
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 7/10 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30cm SCT
Magnification: 55X, 117X, 138.5X, 203X, 254X, 314X
Filter(s): UHC, O-III
Object(s): NGC2360
Category: Open cluster.
Class: 
Constellation: CMa
Data: mag 9.0v  size 13'
Position: RA 07:17.8  DEC -15:37
Description:
138.5X - The cluster stars appear white with the dominant star to the east. There are 2 stream of stars diverging toward the west with a clump of stars between at the west end. There is an arc of stars spanning the cluster bulging toward the north.
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