Basic object information
Object name: NGC 6453
Object type: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 10.2
Size: 7.6'
Object classification: IV
Description: Cl,iR,pmbM,r

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 17h 50m 54.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -34 36' 00"

Constellation: Scorpius

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1540 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 4/5.4.2008 6:11

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 161x


Field: 25'

NE Lim.mag: 6.8

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 24
Visuality: I
Weather: +9C

An irregular core is much brighter than surrounding halo. Some (foreground?) stars on the west- and south-side.