(IAAC) Obj: M2 - Inst: ETX60

Observation Poster: William L. Schart <wschart@hot.rr.com>
Observer: William L. Schart
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 12/19/01 8:30 pm CST
Location of site: Killeen, TX (Lat 31 07, Elev 600 ft)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 4 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: ETX60
Magnification: 14x, 39x
Object(s): M2
Category: Globular cluster.
Constellation: Aqr
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA 21:34  DEC -00:49
About 180 degrees from the area where I was looking, the goto slewed it directly into the FOV of the high power EP. Quite readily apparent even this area of the sky has a lot of light pollution. However, few details can be seen.
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