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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 7006 - Inst: 10" F/5.6 Dobsonian



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Observation Poster: Brian Carter <Nairbretrac@hotmail.com>
Observer: Brian Carter
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 11/14/2004
Location of site: Charlie Elliot (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5.0 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 6 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 10" F/5.6 Dobsonian
Magnification: 64x  109x   203x   284x
Filter(s): 
Object(s): NGC 7006
Category: Globular cluster.
Class: B, pL, R, gbM 
Constellation: Del
Data: mag 10.6  size 2.8' 
Position: RA 21 : 01.5  DEC 16:11
Description:
Roughly 3' diameter, brightening towards the center.  Slight mottled textured appearence, reminds me of some of the smaller Messier globulars through my old 70mm refractor.  Conceptually great cluster at 135,000 light years distant, but all and all rather unremarkable. 
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