(IAAC) Obj: NGC7686 - 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: 08252001-01:37EST
Location of site: Bigwoods, NC (Lat 35:46, Elev 250')
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 6/10 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30cm, f:10, SCT, LX200
Magnification: 203X
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC7686
Category: Open cluster.
Class: IV 1 p
Constellation: And
Data: mag 5.6v  size 15.0'
Position: RA 23:30.2  DEC +49:09
203X - NGC7686 is loosely concentrated without any specific orientation.
A 6.17 mag star dominates the cluster. A 7.73 mag star is near the western edge
of the FOV.  There are about 50 8.9-11 mag stars in the cluster. 
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