Basic object information
Name: NGC 6316
Type of object: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 9.0
Size: 4.9'
Object classification: 3
Description: cB,pS,R,gvmBM

Catalog position for epoch J2000.0
Right ascension: 17h 16m 37.4s
Declination: -28 08' 24"

Constellation: Ophiuchus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Base del Teide (2280m above sea level), Tenerife, Spain
Date/Time: 18/19.4.2004 2:35

Telescope: Newton 110/805mm

Magn: 127x


Field: 24'

NE Lim.mag: 7,0

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 20
Visuality: II

Weather: +9˚C, very good and dry

Granular with averted vision. 11 mag star lies right on the S-edge.