Basic object information
Object name: NGC 6293
Object type: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 8.3
Size: 8.2'
Object classification: IV
Description: vB,L,R,psbM,st16
Notes: H VI 12

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 17h 10m 12.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -26 35' 00"

Constellation: Ophiuchus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1990 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 1/2.4.2008 5:25

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 230x

Filter:

Field: 21'

NE Lim.mag: 7.0

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 34
Visuality: II
Weather: +8C

An irregular core which contains some individual stars. A clear dark line on the south corner.