(IAAC) Obj: M50 - Inst: 12.5" F 4.8 Dobsonian

Observation Poster: Paul Money <paul_ohstbucks@msn.com>
Observer: Paul Money
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 1/4/3 1100pM CST
Location of site: Hillsdale, KS (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6.0 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 8 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 12.5" F 4.8 Dobsonian
Magnification: 60x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): M50
Category: Open cluster.
Constellation: Mon
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
Nice open cluster with many bright stars.  A large concentration of stars 
on the eastern side of the cluster with a star poor region on the western 
half with a bright grouping of stars on the western part of the cluster. 
Large cluster viewed at 59x. 
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