Basic object information

Object name: DoDz 4
Object type: Open cluster
Size: 28.0'
Number of stars: 15
Object classification: IV 1 p

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 05h 35m 54.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +25 57' 00"

Constellation: Taurus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 21/22.11.2004 5:45

Telescope: Newton 406/1830mm

Magn: 146x


Field: 21'

NE Lim.mag: 6.1

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 3

Height: 38
Visuality: I
Weather: -14C

"Once in a life time" cluster in Taurus... Five stars of 9-10 mag forms a triangular figure and there are few fainter around.