Basic object information

Object name: NGC 6834
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 7.8
Size: 6.0'
Number of stars: 50
Magnitude of brightest star: 9.6
Object classification: II 2 m
Description: Cl,P,lC,*11...12
Notes: H VIII 16

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 19h 52m 12.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +29 24' 00"

Constellation: Cygnus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Lakasenpelto, Imatra, Finland
Date/Time: 7/8.9.2004 00:05

Telescope: Newton 406/1830mm

Magn: 146x


Field: 21'

NE Lim.mag: 5.5

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Height: 51
Visuality: I
Weather: +10C, 38% moon is rising in NE

A beautiful and compact cluster. Five mag 10-12 stars lies almost in same line in the center. Small clump of stars lies south of the middle.