Basic object information
Object name: NGC 1245
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 8.4
Size: 10.0'
Number of stars: 200
Magnitude of brightest star: 11.2
Object classification: III 1 r
Description: Cl,pL,Ri,C,iR,*12..15
Notes: H VI 25

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 03h 14m 42.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +47 14' 00"
Constellation: Perseus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Lakasenpelto, Imatra, Finland
Date/Time: 26/27.9.2009 0:50

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x
Field: 43'
Background sky: 4 (20.3)Visuality: II

Filter:
NE Lim.mag: 6.5
Seeing: 3
Height: 60

Weather: +11C, moist

A strong background glow visible at low powers but it's pretty faint at 115x. About dozen stars resolved.