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(IAAC) Obj: Gamma Ori - Inst: 10" F4.8 Equatorial Mount GP/DX



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Observation Poster: Barry Sharpe <barry.sharpe@btinternet.com>
Observer: Barry Sharpe
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 29th December 2001 22:54UT
Location of site: Welwyn Garden City (Lat 53:27:00, Elev 02:31:00)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 5 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: Great - full or very near object
Instrument: 10" F4.8 Equatorial Mount GP/DX
Magnification: 25mm @ 10mm
Filter(s): None
Object(s): Gamma Ori
Category: Other.
Class: Star
Constellation: Orion
Data: mag 1.64  size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
Description:
I am unable to split Gamma Ori in 25mm or 10mm eyepiece. In my FOV i
see 3 stars easily and perhaps another 4 to 5 on the edge of the FOV.
Gamma Ori looks very white perhaps with the smallest touch of blue.
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