Basic object information
Name: NGC 6144
Type of object: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 9.1
Size: 9.3'
Object classification: 11
Description: Cl,cL,mC,gbM,rrr

Catalog position for epoch J2000.0
Right ascension: 16h 27m 14.1s
Declination: -26 01' 29"

Constellation: Scorpius

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Boca de Tauce (1980m above sea level), Tenerife, Spain
Date/Time: 17/18.4.2004 0:40


Telescope: Newton 110/805mm

Magn: 64x

Filter:

Field: 47'

NE Lim.mag: 6,6

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 3

Height: 20
Visuality: II

Weather: +2˚C, windy

9 mag globular cluser in Scorpius near by Antares. Brighter nucleus, slightly granular, unresolved.

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