Basic object information

Object name: Czernik 5
Object type: Open cluster
Size: 7.0'
Object classification: III 1p :b

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 01h 55m 54.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +61 20' 00"

Constellation: Cassiopeia

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 26/27.9.2005 0:38

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 244x


Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 5.5

Background sky: 5

Seeing: 5

Height: 75
Visuality: III
Weather: +9C, 35% Moon in east, moist and generally pathetic

Only two slightly granular hazes were visible in the right position. Very faint stars in this group, but could be better in darker skies. Marked wrong in SkyMap Pro 10.