B 367 (LDN 1113) Dark Nebula in Cepheus

Located at: RA 21 hours 44 minutes 21 seconds, Dec +57 degrees 11 minutes 49 seconds

Size: 5.0' Magnitude: -- Class: 5 Ir

North is up

West to the right


 8" f5 Newtonian reflector


 ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -10c & -15c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56


Lumicon Red filter, 740 minutes (74 x 10 minute subs), 08/27/28/29/30/2011; seeing 2.3-3.7 FWHM per CCDStack


CCDStack 2.24.4110.20701, Photoshop CS 5.1


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

Notes: Another of the catalogued dark nebulae clustering on and around IC 1396.

B 367 is just west (right) of center in this image ... The dark patches to the east (left) are catalogued in the CDS Aladin previewer as LDN 1120, LDN 1118 and LDN 1115 (top to bottom).

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

α(2000)21h 44m 24s, δ(2000) +57 10
Galactic Coordinates 100,+3
 Small, dark, 5 NW and SE, about 5 NW of BD+562635 (9.5 mag)