Object: Open cluster NGC 6802 Constell: VUL RA: 19h 30.6m Decl: +20° 16' Epoch: 2000 Mag: 8.8m Size: 3.2' Type: I 1 m Observer: Jere Kahanpää Obs. place: Hartola, Finland Date/Time: 27./28.8.1997, 00.00 Telescope: N 205/1000 Magn: 133x Filter: - Field: 22' NE Lim.mag: 6.0m Background sky: 3 Seeing: 2 Weather: +15 °C, no Moon. Brightness: 4 Alt: 45° Description: A quite faint but rich open cluster. Elongated 2:1 (4.5'x2') and PA 0°. Only a few stars are easily visible but averted vision reveals at least 25 stars and a faint glow. In a quite rich field. Not concentrated but the edges are unusually sharp. Near the much larger cluster Cr399.