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(IAAC) Obj: NGC6683 (NOT SEEN) - Inst: 4.5" Homemade Dobson reflector, f/8



  Observer: Ante Perkovic
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: August 12th 2003, 0.45h
Location of site: Tugare, near Split, Croatia (Lat 43.4 N, Elev 250m)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 5.0 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing:
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 4.5" Homemade Dobson reflector, f/8 ("babydob")
Magnification: 25x, 48x
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC6683
Category: Open cluster
Class:
Constellation: Sct
Data: mag 9.4  size 11'
Position:
Description:
  25x: Not visible.
  48x: Still nothing. There are many faint stars around, but I see 
nothing interesting in the position of the cluster.
NGC6683 is at the W side of famous Scutun star Cloud, and W of it is 
dark nebula B103 (I didn't looked for it this time).
The cluster was 29 deg above the horizon.