Basic object information

Object name: NGC 366
Object type: Open cluster
Size: 4.0'
Number of stars: 30
Magnitude of brightest star: 10.0
Object classification: II 3 p
Description: Cl,S

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 01h 06m 24.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +62 14' 00"

Constellation: Cassiopeia

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 26/27.9.2005 1:15

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 244x


Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 5.5

Background sky: 5

Seeing: 5

Height: 85
Visuality: I
Weather: +9C, 35% Moon in east, moist and generally pathetic

Very small, compact and detached group stars of 11 to 15 mags, includes about 20 members.