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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6819 - Inst: Vixen 9x63 binoculars



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Observation Poster: Stéphane Meloche <stephanemeloche@videotron.ca>
Observer: Stéphane Meloche
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 2005/08/04 6h19 UT
Location of site: Coaticook (Qc), Canada (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5,6 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing:  <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: Vixen 9x63 binoculars
Magnification: 
Filter(s): 
Object(s): NGC 6819
Category: Open cluster.
Class: 
Constellation: Cyg
Data: mag 7.3  size 5'
Position: RA 19:41.3  DEC 40:11
Description:
In Cygnus, at ~ 5° S of Delta Cyg. This open cluster is in the center of a triangle of stars of the same brightness. NGC 6819 seems like a globular cluster at 9x. It takes the aspect of a small nebulosity of low brightness. The averted vision does not help to improve the appearance of the object.
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