Basic object information
Object name: NGC 2627
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 8.4
Size: 9.0'
Number of stars: 60
Magnitude of brightest star: 11.0
Object classification: III 2 m
Description: Cl,cL,pRi,pC,*11..13
Notes: H VII 63

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 08h 37m 12.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -29 57' 00"

Constellation: Pyxis

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1900 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 30/31.3.2008 23:30

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 124x


Field: 33'

NE Lim.mag: 7.2

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 26
Visuality: II
Weather: +7C, windy

A fairly bright granular glow at low powers. At 124x there are several stars visible in the glow which is nicely visible with averted vision. The stars are mainly over 11 mag.