(IAAC) Obj: Cr 89 (NOT SEEN) - Inst: 12x45 binoculars
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Subject: (IAAC) Obj: Cr 89 (NOT SEEN) - Inst: 12x45 binoculars
From: Ante Perkovic (via Lew Gramer) <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 20 Aug 2004 20:01:48 -0000
Observer: Ante Perkovic
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: January 13th 2003.
Location of site: Kasjuni beach, Split, Croatia (Lat 43.5 N, Elev 0m)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 5.0 <Limiting magnitude>
Moon presence: Major - gibbous or near object
Instrument: 12x45 binoculars
Object(s): Cr 89 (NOT SEEN)
Category: Open cluster
Data: mag 5.7 size 35'
It's just N of the stars Tejat and Propus in Gemini and forms
equilateral triangle with those 2 stars. At the position of the
cluster, I found an asterism of 4 stars of mag. 6 and 7 shaped
like a "Y" - and nothing else.
I thought this was the cluster, but later I found out that this
was just an unrelated group of stars. The cluster was supposed
to be just to the W of this "Y". I tried to see this cluster a
few times later, but never saw anything there.