(IAAC) Obj: NGC7243 - Inst: 12x45 binoculars

  Observer: Ante Perkovic
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: August 12th 2003
Location of site: Tugare, near Split, Croatia (Lat 43.4 N, Elev 250m)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 5.8 <Limiting magnitude>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 12x45 binoculars
Magnification: 12x
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC7243
Category: Open cluster
Constellation: Lac
Data: mag 6.4  size 21'
Moderately bright glow, 15' in diameter. I recognised 8 faint stars 
inside the cluster.
The cluster was near the zenith.