(IAAC) Obj: NGC2183 - Inst: 30cm, f:10, SCT, LX200

Observation Poster: Jim Anderson <madmoon@bellsouth.net>
Observer: Jim Anderson
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 12232001-20:30EST
Location of site: Clark Creek, NC (Lat 35:35, Elev 0)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 8/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 7/10 <10-1 Seeing Scale (1 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30cm, f:10, SCT, LX200
Magnification: 55X, 117X
Filter(s): O-III
Object(s): NGC2183
Category: Reflection nebula.
Class: ?
Constellation: Mon
Data: mag ?  size 1' x 1'
Position: RA 06:10.8  DEC -06:13
Extremely faint. There seems to be a slight haze around 3 faint stars located
along the baseline of a triangle of stars. The glow is toward the NNE from the
brighter star of the asterism. O-III filter does not help
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