B 366 (LDN 1131) Dark Nebula in Cepheus

Located at: RA 21 hours 40 minutes 24 seconds, Dec +59 degrees 35 minutes 00 seconds

Size: 10' Magnitude: -- Class: (2 C?)

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

 ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -15c & -20c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 740 minutes (74 x 10 minute subs), 08/5/6/7/2011; seeing 2.4-3.1 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 2.24.4110.20701, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

 Rolling Roof Observatory, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 (+34d 13m 29s -118h 52m 20s)

Notes: Another of the catalogued dark nebulae clustering around IC 1396 ... this one not very impressive.

This description from the on-line Edward Emerson Barnard "A Photographic Atlas of Selected Region of The Milky Way":

366
α(2000)21h 40m 22s, δ(2000) +59 34
Galactic Coordinates 101,+5
 Roundish, dusky, diam. 10, 12 S of BD+592409 (6.9 mag), two small stars on N border