Basic object information

Object name: Stock 5
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 7.0
Size: 15.0'
Number of stars: 25
Magnitude of brightest star: 7.0
Object classification: IV 2 p
Description: 13''-B,pL,nRi,nC at 100X; 17*; just naked eye

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 02h 04m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +64 26' 00"

Constellation: Cassiopeia

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Lakasenpelto, Imatra, Finland
Date/Time: 2/3.11.2004 19:00

Telescope: Newton 110/805mm

Magn: 47x


Field: 64'

NE Lim.mag: 5.1

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 2

Height: 61
Visuality: I
Weather: +3C, 73% Moon is rising in NE

Bright and large group of stars which is not compressed.