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(IAAC) Obj: M68 - Inst: 9x63 binoculars



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Observation Poster: Stéphane Meloche <stephanemeloche@videotron.ca>
Observer: Stéphane Meloche
Your skills: Advanced (many years)
Date/time of observation: 20004/03/19 - 4h28 UT
Location of site: Ste-Catherine-de-Hatley, Qc, Canada (Lat 45.2083° N, Elev 343 m)
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5.2 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 9x63 binoculars
Magnification: 
Filter(s): 
Object(s): M68
Category: Globular cluster.
Class: X
Constellation: Hya
Data: mag 7.7  size 12'
Position: RA 12:39.5  DEC -26:45
Description:
A very faint object with a round shape. Averted vision helps to see the cluster a little larger.
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