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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 362 - Inst: 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian



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Observation Poster: Andrew Wood <bandawood@bigpond.com>
Observer: Andrew Wood
Your skills: Advanced (many years)
Date/time of observation: 1 Nov 1997
Location of site: Mt Keira (Lat -34.5, Elev 500m)
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 6 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 5 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian
Magnification: 55x
Filter(s): 
Object(s): NGC 362
Category: Globular cluster.
Class: 
Constellation: Tuc
Data: mag 6.6  size 12.9 min
Position: RA 1:3  DEC -70:51
Description:
Very large and resolved and very 'open' for a glob. Like a symmetrical open cluster. (A great object for hopping into the Small Magellenic Cloud).
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