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(IAAC) Obj: M 103 - Inst: 12x45 binoculars



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Observation Poster: Ante Perkovic <albirejo_without_j@vip.hr>
Observer: Ante Perkovic
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: January 12th 2003
Location of site: Split, Croatia (Lat 43.5 N, Elev 0m)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 5.5 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 4 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: Major - gibbous or near object
Instrument: 12x45 binoculars
Magnification: 12x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): M 103
Category: Open cluster.
Class: 
Constellation: Cassiopeia
Data: mag 7.4  size 6'
Position: RA :  DEC :
Description:
Around 6' long array of 3 * (mags 7 and 8), surrounded with 
very faint "nebulosity" of unresolved stars.
The cluster is 1.5ofrom Ruchbeh, in the direction of *much* 
better looking NGC 663.
The moon was 50oaway and it was moderately cloudy.
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