NGC6760
DSS image of NGC6760
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC6760, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC6760
Overlaid DSS image of NGC6760, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right
C 1909+009, GCL 109, Melotte 219, OCL 92

Type  Globular Cluster
Magnitude  9
Size  9.6'
RA (2000)  19h 11' 12.0"
Dec (2000)  1° 1' 50" N
Constellation  Aquila
Description  pB, pL, vglbM (Auw. 44)

Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
27 May 2006 Gila, NM (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Small, unresolved, a circular hazy patch about 8' in diameter with stars just beginning to resolve with averted vision
Other Data Sources for NGC6760
Nearby objects for NGC6760
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission. Use for non-profit and educational reasons is generally given on request.

Positional and some physical information is from the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) which is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Additional object data from the SIMBAD database, operated at CDS, Strasbourg, France.

The Digitized Sky Survey was produced at the Space Telescope Science Institute under U.S. Government grant NAG W-2166. The images of these surveys are based on photographic data obtained using the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain and the UK Schmidt Telescope.

Dark nebulae data from E.E. Barnard, A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way. Ed. Edwin B. Frost and Mary R. Calvert. Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927

Object descriptions of Rev. Webb from Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes sixth edition, Rev. T.W. Webb, 1917, edited by Rev T.E.Espin.