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(IAAC) Obj: NGC6316 - Inst: 56CM; f4.1; StarMaster



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Observation Poster: Jim Anderson <madmoon@bellsouth.net>
Observer: Jim Anderson
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 06092002/03:19UT
Location of site: The Scales, VA (Lat 36:43, Elev 4686')
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 4/10 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 56CM; f4.1; StarMaster
Magnification: 48X,120X,220X,272X
Filter(s): UHC,O-111, H-Beta
Object(s): NGC6316
Category: Globular cluster.
Class: CL
Constellation: Sco
Data: mag 9.0v  size 4.9'
Position: RA 17:16.7  DEC -28:08.5
Description:
120X-NGC6316 is unreslolved. A modeately bright disk, ever so slightly brighter
in the center. 
220X-NGC6316 is still unreslolved with a couple of twinkels when jiggling the
scope. 3 field stars form a stream just below the south.
272X-NGC6316 remains unresolved. Seeing is limiting resolution.
Star # TYC6824-303-1; 10.88 mag superimposed on the glob's disk should be easy, but it was not observed.
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