Berkeley 19 (Lund 171) Open Cluster in Auriga

Located at: RA 05 hours 24 minutes 03 seconds, Dec +29 degrees 34 minutes 12 seconds

Size: 6.0' (4.0') Magnitude: 11.4 Class: II 1 m

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

 ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -25c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

Lumicon Deep Sky filter, 180 minutes (18 x 10 minute subs), 01/15/2008; seeing 3.1-4.0 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 1.3.2, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

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

Notes: According to "Star Clusters", by Brent Archinal and Steven Hynes, the size of this open cluster is 4.0 arc minutes