(IAAC) Obj: NGC 1798 - Inst: Orion XT 12 Intelliscope

Observation Poster: Cliff Hedgepeth <k4mld@verizon.net>
Observer: Cliff Hedgepeth
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 19:21 EST 01/20/2006
Location of site: Franklin, VA (Lat 36.7, Elev 76.9)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 4.5 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 5 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: Orion XT 12 Intelliscope
Magnification: 37.5
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC 1798
Category: Open cluster.
Class: I1m
Constellation: AUR
Data: mag 10  size 5
Position: RA 05:11.5  DEC 47:41.5
Barely can see tonight. Good dark night object. Concentrated towards center
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