- Complete Object List (CrB) -

And (155) Cep (81) Cyg (152) Leo (169) Peg (163) Sgr (30)
Aql (60) Cet (28) Del (25) Lep (7) Per (98) Tau (35)
Aqr (16) CMa (8) Dra (93) Lib (2) Psc (71) Tri (59)
Ari (44) CMi (9) Equ (10) LMi (38) Pup (12) UMa (242)
Aur (69) Cnc (76) Eri (5) Lyn (87) Sco (4) UMA (1)
Boo (41) Com (144) Gem (93) Lyr (44) Sct (19) UMi (7)
Cam (79) CrB (36) Her (74) Mon (32) Ser (28) Vir (162)
Cap (5) Crv (3) Hya (15) Oph (18) Sex (17) Vul (35)
Cas (115) CVn (113) Lac (34) Ori (54) Sge (12)

NGC 5958 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC5958, UGC9909, H2.399
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 15h34m49.12s / +28°39'18.43"
Brightness / Size: 12m6 / 1.0x1.0'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Compact, round, well defined, evenly bright. Barely seen with direct vision.

EASY
René Merting
100mm f/6.4, 71x, SQM-L 21.5
bei 71x ist indirekt blickweise ein kompakter dumpfer Nebelschimmer sichtbar

DIFFICULT
12.5" f/4.5, 160x, SQM-L 21.5
bei 72x ist die Galaxie als kleiner homogen heller Fleck sichtbar - indirekt wirkt sie deutlich größer - bei 160x ist sie dann direkt gut sichtbar wie ein flauschiger Ball
EASY

NGC 5961 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC5961, UGC9918
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 15h35m16.46s / +30°51'50.72"
Brightness / Size: 14m1 / 0.8x0.3'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Slightly elongated, slight brightening toward the middle, overall high surface brightness.
MODERATE

NGC 5974 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC5974, UGC9952
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 15h39m02.39s / +31°45'34.92"
Brightness / Size: 14m2 / 0.6x0.3'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
At 80x compact, occasionally elongated nebula. At 150x roundish to slightly elongated (NW-SE), small.
MODERATE

NGC 6001 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6001, UGC10036, H3.371
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 15h47m45.96s / +28°38'30.67"
Brightness / Size: 13m6 / 1.0x1.0'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Roundish, evenly bright, faint. At 150x well seen with averted vision.
MODERATE

NGC 6016 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6016, UGC10096
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 15h55m54.83s / +26°57'58.71"
Brightness / Size: 14m3 / 1.0x0.5'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.2
Roundish to slightly oval, evenly bright.
DIFFICULT

NGC 6038 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6038, UGC10149, H3.622
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h02m40.55s / +37°21'33.89"
Brightness / Size: 13m5 / 1.1x1.1'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
At 80x moderately condensed, rather faint, roundish. At 150x similar view.
MODERATE

NGC 6069 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6069
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h07m41.61s / +38°55'50.73"
Brightness / Size: 14m3 / 0.9x0.9'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Compact, roundish, pretty faint. At 150x well visible with averted vision.
MODERATE

NGC 6077 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6077, UGC10254
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h11m14.11s / +26°55'24.53"
Brightness / Size: 13m3 / 1.2x1.1'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.2
At 80x pretty faint and small. At 150x roundish to slightly oval. Nearby field star disturbs.
MODERATE

NGC 6085 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6085, UGC10269
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h12m35.24s / +29°21'53.68"
Brightness / Size: 13m0 / 1.5x1.2'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.2
Slightly oval, faint, getting a bit brighter toward the middle.
MODERATE

NGC 6086 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6086, UGC10270
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h12m35.54s / +29°29'05.46"
Brightness / Size: 12m8 / 1.7x1.2'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.2
At 80x small, faint, round. At 150x slightly condensed.
MODERATE

NGC 6096 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6096
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h14m46.71s / +26°33'31.40"
Brightness / Size: 14m2 / 0.9x0.4'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.2
Round, very diffuse, almost evenly bright, faint. Should be revisited for sure.
MODERATE

NGC 6097 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6097
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h14m26.15s / +35°06'32.82"
Brightness / Size: 13m9 / 1.1x0.6'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Pretty faint, roundish (?), getting a bit brighter toward the middle.
MODERATE

NGC 6102 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6102, UGC10300
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h15m36.88s / +28°09'30.76"
Brightness / Size: 13m9 / 1.2x0.8'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.2
Very faint, slightly oval, evenly bright.
DIFFICULT

NGC 6104 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6104, UGC10309, H3.688
Type: GLX, SY1
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h16m30.70s / +35°42'29.13"
Brightness / Size: 13m3 / 0.8x0.7'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
At 80x rather compact, slightly condensed. At 150x roundish, faint, pretty small a slightly brighter toward the middle.
MODERATE

NGC 6105 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6105
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h17m09.29s / +34°52'43.97"
Brightness / Size: 14m3 / 0.6x0.4'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 216x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Compact, roundish, slightly condensed.
DIFFICULT

NGC 6107 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6107, UGC10311
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h17m20.14s / +34°54'05.98"
Brightness / Size: 13m8 / 0.9x0.7'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Slightly oval, rather evenly bright, well seen with averted vision.
MODERATE

NGC 6108 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6108
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h17m25.60s / +35°08'08.47"
Brightness / Size: 14m4 / 0.7x0.5'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Pretty faint, slightly condensed, round, very diffuse.
MODERATE

NGC 6109 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6109, UGC10316
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h17m40.59s / +35°00'15.48"
Brightness / Size: 13m0 / 1.0x1.0'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Roundish, slightly condensed, fairly well visible with averted vision.
MODERATE

NGC 6110 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6110
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h17m44.02s / +35°05'13.47"
Brightness / Size: 14m8 / 0.6x0.3'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 216x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Not permanently seen with averted vision, very compact, appeared occasionally slightly elongated.
DIFFICULT

NGC 6112 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6112
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h18m00.57s / +35°06'36.74"
Brightness / Size: 13m9 / 0.5x0.5'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Round, getting brighter toward the middle with distinct core.
MODERATE

NGC 6114 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6114
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h18m23.61s / +35°10'27.75"
Brightness / Size: 14m4 / 0.8x0.6'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 216x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Very faint, roundish brightening.
DIFFICULT

NGC 6116 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6116, UGC10336
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h18m54.58s / +35°09'13.83"
Brightness / Size: 14m3 / 1.1x0.6'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Fairly faint, slightly oval, evenly bright.
MODERATE

NGC 6117 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6117, NGC6117A, UGC10338
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h19m18.19s / +37°05'43.08"
Brightness / Size: 13m8 / 1.2x1.2'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Very diffuse, faint, round, almost evenly bright.
MODERATE

NGC 6120 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6120, UGC10343, H3.623
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h19m48.09s / +37°46'28.23"
Brightness / Size: 13m9 / 0.6x0.4'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Very compact, getting brighter toward the middle.
MODERATE

NGC 6122 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6122
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h20m09.55s / +37°47'53.53"
Brightness / Size: b15m0 / 0.9x0.3'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 216x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Very compact, almost stellar brightening. Held with averted vision. I probably saw only the bright central area.
DIFFICULT

NGC 6126 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6126, UGC10353
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h21m27.95s / +36°22'35.44"
Brightness / Size: 13m6 / 0.8x0.8'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Quite faint, slightly condensed brightening near a medium bright field star.
MODERATE

NGC 6129 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6129, H3.891
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h21m43.29s / +37°59'45.42"
Brightness / Size: 14m0 / 0.7x0.7'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Round, nearly evenly bright. Well visible with averted vision.
MODERATE

NGC 6131 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6131, NGC6131A, UGC10356
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h21m52.23s / +38°55'56.69"
Brightness / Size: 13m1 / 1.0x1.0'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Slightly condensed, roundish, pretty faint haze.
MODERATE

NGC 6137 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6137, NGC6137A, UGC10364, H3.624
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h23m03.09s / +37°55'20.49"
Brightness / Size: 13m1 / 1.9x1.2'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 80x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
At 80x moderately condensed, oval. At 150x a faint field star at the eastern edge apparent.
MODERATE

NGC 6137B (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6137B, MCG+6-36-38, PGC57964
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h22m59.70s / +37°56'56.45"
Brightness / Size: b15m5 / 0.5x0.5'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Very compact, slight brightening toward the middle, faint. At 216x a bit easier to see with averted vision.
DIFFICULT

NGC 6142 (GLX)

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Image source: DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6142, UGC10366, H3.892
Type: GLX
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h23m21.10s / +37°15'30.60"
Brightness / Size: 13m8 / 2.0x0.5'
Robert Zebahl
8" f/6, 150x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Slightly oval, faint, almost evenly bright.
MODERATE

sigma CrB (**)

Name: sigma CrB, 17 CrB, STF2032
Type: **
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 16h14m40.85s / +33°51'31.00"

Components:
m1 m2 ρ θ Year
AB 5m6 6m5 7.2" 239° 2019

../images/binary-star-orbits/STF2032-AB-orbit.jpg

Robert Zebahl
70mm f/5.7, 22x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 20.9
At 22x clearly separated, but very close with a clear difference in brightness. At 57x easy without any noticeable difference in color.

STF 1964 & HU 1167 (**)

Name: STF1964 & HU1167, WDS15382+3615
Type: **
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 15h38m12.91s / +36°14'48.60"

Components:
m1 m2 ρ θ Year
HU1167 AB 8m1 9m9 1.4" 80° 2016
STF1964 AC 8m1 8m1 14.5" 90° 2017
STF1964 AD 8m1 9m0 15.1" 84° 2018
STF1964 CD 8m1 9m0 1.5" 21° 2019

../images/binary-star-orbits/HU1167-AB-orbit.jpg ../images/binary-star-orbits/STF1964-CD-orbit.jpg

Robert Zebahl
102mm f/11, 62x
STF1964 (AC): Rather wide pair, equal without visible difference in color.

120mm f/5, 23x, Bortle 6, NELM 5m0+, SQM-L 19.4
STF1964 (AC): Nice double star, well split with equally bright components.

STF 1965 (**)

Name: STF1965, zeta 2 CrB
Type: **
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 15h39m22.68s / +36°38'09.00"

Components:
m1 m2 ρ θ Year
5m0 5m9 6.3" 306° 2019
Robert Zebahl
102mm f/11, 28x
At 28x very tight and barely split, unequal. At 86x very nice view. No difference in color: both components appeared white.

120mm f/5, 48x, Bortle 6, NELM 5m0+, SQM-L 19.4
Very nice double star, well split with noticeable difference in brightness.

STF 1973 (**)

Name: STF1973
Type: **
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 15h46m24.50s / +36°26'45.60"

Components:
m1 m2 ρ θ Year
7m6 8m8 30.8" 320° 2015
Robert Zebahl
120mm f/5, 23x, Bortle 6, NELM 5m0+, SQM-L 19.4
Nice double star, easy to split with noticeable difference in brightness.

V CrB (C*)

Name: V CrB
Type: *, C*, V*
Constellation: CrB
Coordinates: 15h49m31.31s / +39°34'17.89"
Brightness: 6m9-12m6 (357.63d)
Robert Zebahl
120mm f/5, 48x, Bortle 6, NELM 5m0+, SQM-L 19.4
2018-05-22: Visual brightness estimated at 10.2 mag. At 23x faint, appeared deeply orange to red colored. At 48x very nice view, crimson colored.
RED COLORED