Basic object information
Object name: Pal 8
Object type: Globular cluster
Magnitude: 11.2
Size: 4.7'

Classification: X

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 18h 41m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -19 49' 00"
Constellation: Sagittarius

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1540 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 4/5.4.2008 5:20

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x

Filter:

Field: 43'

NE Lim.mag: 7.2

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 30
Visuality: III
Weather: +9C

A fairly low surface brightness, only a roundish haze in a very rich field with averted vision.