(IAAC) Obj: e Lyrae - Inst: 6" Orion Dobsonian


Observer: William L. Schart
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 5/30/98 1:30 am CDT
Location of site: Killeen, TX (Lat 319 5s, Elev 600ft)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 4 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 8 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 6" Orion Dobsonian
Magnification: 48x, 70X, 120x, 300x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): e Lyrae
Category: Multiple star.
Constellation: Lyr
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
Easily spotted with binocs. However, no matter what power I used,
could not split either of the pair. With 120x, I thought I could see a
faint hint of elongation. 300x not of much use.
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