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(IAAC) Obj: M15 - Inst: 12.5" f/4.8 dobsonian



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Observation Poster: Paul  Money <paul_ohstbucks@msn.com>
Observer: Paul  Money
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: November 6, 2002/ 9pmCST
Location of site: Lees Summit, MO (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 5.2 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 12.5"  f/4.8 dobsonian
Magnification: 59x/118x
Filter(s): 
Object(s): M15
Category: Globular cluster.
Class: 
Constellation: Peg
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
Description:
Beautiful cluster with bright central core.  Fills the eyepiece nicely at 
118x with tons of resolved stars outside the core taking on a 3-d like effect. Core not resolved.  I compare it to a smaller version of M-13.
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