Basic object information

Object name: NGC 2670
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 7.8
Size: 7.0'
Number of stars: 30
Magnitude of brightest star: 9.3
Object classification: II 2 p
Description: Cl,pL,P,lC,st13...

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 08h 45m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -48 48' 00"

Constellation: Vela

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: La Plata, Gran Canary, Spain
Date/Time: 1/2.2.2005 0:50

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 107x


Field: 28'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 13
Visuality: II
Weather: +10C, windy

Two star chains dominating the view, otherwise there is nothing special. Stars are 11-13 mag.