(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6503 - Inst: 10" f/4.5 dobsonian

Observation Poster: Brent Reary <gmbreary@rollanet.org>
Observer: Brent Reary
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 04/09/02  1645UT
Location of site: Rolla, MO (Lat 38N, Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness:  <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 6 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 10" f/4.5 dobsonian
Magnification: 36x, 57x, 72x, 114x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC 6503
Category: External galaxy.
Constellation: dra
Data: mag 10.2p  size 
Position: RA 17:49  DEC +70:09
Found direct vision 36x.  Bright, thin streak.  Elongated NE-SW.
No core seen.  Bears magnification well.  Star close to edge.
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