(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6494 - Inst: 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian

Observation Poster: Andrew Wood <bandawood@bigpond.com>
Observer: Andrew Wood
Your skills: Advanced (many years)
Date/time of observation: 28 June 1998; 1345 UT
Location of site: Wollongong (Lat -34.5, Elev 100m)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 4.5 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian
Magnification: 55x
Object(s): NGC 6494
Category: Open cluster.
Constellation: Sag
Data: mag 5.5  size 27 min
Position: RA 17:57  DEC -19:1
Cluster of curves, like a diagram of waves parallel to a beach. Large and loose.
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