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Christopher Rice 2020


Date: 01 Aug, 2020
Time: 0421-0507 UTC

Location: Laramie, WY
LAT: 41.324161 N
LONG: -105.617384 W

Instrument: Celestron 8" SLT SCT
Apature: 203.2mm
Focal Length: 2032mm
F Ratio: f/10

Eyepiece: Celestron 32mm Plossl
Mag: 63.5 x
TFOV: 49'
Diagonal: 90 deg

Clouds: 0%
Seeing: 4/5
Transparency: 4/5
Moon: 90%
Temp: 17 deg (62 F)
Humidity: 38%
Wind: Calm

M29 was not too bad to find. We had a power outage so the sky was darker than normal. I wish the outage could have happened when there was no Moon light. Otherwise it was a calm night and not too humid given the rain before dusk.

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