Basic object information
Object name: NGC 5946
Object type: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 8.4
Size: 3.0'
Object classification: IX
Description: cB,pL,R,vglbM,rrr,st 16

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 15h 35m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -50 40' 00"

Constellation: Norma

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1900 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 1/2.4.2008 4:40

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x

Filter:

Field: 43'

NE Lim.mag: 7.0

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 10
Visuality: III
Weather: +8C

Somewhat elliptical, some granularity in the middle.