Basic object information
Object name: IC 2488
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 7.4
Size: 18.0'
Number of stars: 70
Magnitude of brightest star: 10.0
Object classification: II 2 m
Description: about 50 stars mags 11....

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 09h 27m 24.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -56 57' 00"

Constellation: Vela

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Beresford, Geraldton, Australia
Date/time: 20/21.12.2009 0:30
Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm
Magn: 115x Filter: -
Field: 43' NE Lim.mag: 6.3
SQM: 19.8 (5) Seeing: 3
Visuality: II Height: 45
Weather: +21C  
 A moderate cluster of 10-12 mag stars in Vela.