Basic object information

Object name: NGC 272
Object type: Open cluster
Magnitude: 8.5
Size: 5.0'
Object classification: IV 1 p Description: Cl,L,lC

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 00h 51m 24.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +35 49' 00"

Constellation: Andromeda


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 21/22.11.2005 20:40

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 228x

Filter:

Field: 13'

NE Lim.mag: 5.6

Background sky: 5

Seeing: 2

Height: 64
Visuality: I
Weather: -8C, 70% Moon in NE

Very unimpressive group of 10-13 mag stars in Andromeda.