Deep Sky Object in Summer
NGC6934 (Globular Cluster in Delphinus)

Date & Time: Nov 18 2000, 18:23 JST(+0900), 30min. Exp.
Optical: VIXEN 20cm(7.9") VISAC with conversion lens (f=1278mm, F6.4)
Auto-guided with TAKAHASHI JP equatorial & Meade Pictor 201 XT
Film: Kodak Portra 800
Location: Ooizumi vil., Yamanashi pref.

NGC6934 / Globular Cluster
R.A.20h 34m 12.0s (2000.0)
Dec.+07°24' 00" (2000.0)
Apparent Size5.9'
Real SizeN/A
NGC6934 is a small globular cluster contained in the constellation of Delphinus, positioned at 7 degrees south of small diamond-shaped asterism of the constellation. The cluster has an apparent diameter of 6 arc minutes and a brightness of 9th magnitude. You can recognize it with binoculars as a stellar-like figure, and small scopes can show you a dimmed image like nebulosity. The cluster looks like a normal round shape, has no characteristics worthy of mention. It's a tiny globular in a tiny constellation being in hiding within the eastern coast of summer's Milky Way.

Around NGC6723


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