(IAAC) Obj: Polaris - Inst: 6" Orion Dobsonian


Observer: William L. Schart
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 4/2/98 10:10 PM CST
Location of site: Killeen, TX (Lat 319 5s, Elev 600ft)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 5 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 8 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: Minor - crescent or far from object
Instrument: 6" Orion Dobsonian
Magnification: 48x, 70X, 120x, 300x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): Polaris
Category: Multiple star.
Constellation: UMi
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
Extremely faint companion. Couldn't see it in the 48X, found it after
a few moments in the 120X. Then went to 70x and could see it here too.
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