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(IAAC) Obj: M92 - Inst: 16" F/ 4.5 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: 4/21/3 11pm CST
Location of site: Kansas City, MO (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 4.2 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 8 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 16" F/ 4.5 Dobsonian
Magnification: 205,310
Filter(s): 
Object(s): M92
Category: Globular cluster.
Class: 
Constellation: Her
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
Description:
Wow, even with my awful 4.2mag skies, M92 looked great last night!! I love how
the bright core has chains of bright stars forming a circle around it. Nothing
beats looking deep into a GC at high power. At 310x, it was
fantastic peering into the multitudes of stars close up. The contrast
 between fainter stars in the Halo sprinkled with brighter "chain" stars
 was a sight to behold!!
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