(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6229 - Inst: 200mm Newtonian

Observation Poster: Kim Gowney <kapeji@sniffout.com>
Observer: Kim Gowney
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 12/9/02
Location of site: Pembs UK (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6.3 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 6 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 200mm Newtonian
Magnification: 200X
Object(s): NGC  6229
Category: Globular cluster.
Constellation: Her
Data: mag 9.4  size 3.8'
Position: RA 16:47  DEC +47:31
Bright Globular Cluster which at all mags up to 400X looked like a disk, no Stars were resolved but there was an intensification of brightness towards the centre
An Herschel 400 Object.
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