Basic object information
Object name: Cr 197
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 6.7
Size: 17.0'
Number of stars: 40
Magnitude of brightest star: 7.3
Object classification: IV 2 p n

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 08h 44m 42.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -41 22' 00"

Constellation: Vela

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Beresford, Geraldton, Australia
Date/time: 20/21.12.2009 23:00
Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm
Magn: 115x Filter: -
Field: 43' NE Lim.mag: 6.3
SQM: 19.8 (5) Seeing: 3
Visuality: I Height: 40
Weather: +21C   
A poor group of  10-11 mag stars.