Basic object information
Object name: NGC 6802
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 8.8
Size: 5.0'
Number of stars: 50
Magnitude of brightest star: 12.9
Object classification: III 1 m
Description: Cl,L,vC,E0,st14...18
Notes: H VI 14;Bar shaped elong N-S

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 19h 30m 36.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +20 16' 00"

Constellation: Vulpecula

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Ania, Pirkkala, Finland
Date/Time: 7/8.10.2008 23:25

Telescope: Newton 300/1500 mm

Magn: 214x


Field: 23'

NE Lim.mag: 6.6

Background sky: 2 (21.0)

Seeing: 2

Visuality: II

Height: 34

Weather: +3C

Highly N-S elongated open cluster, quite faint stars and strong background glow.