Berkeley 29 (OCL 486, Lund 267) Open Cluster in Gemini

Located at: RA 06 hours 53 minutes 04 seconds, Dec +16 degrees 55 minutes 42 seconds

Size: 4.0' (2.0') Magnitude: -- Class: I 1 p

North is up

West to the right


 14.5" f5 Newtonian reflector


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


Lumicon Red filter, 270 minutes (27 x 10 minute subs), 01/14/15/2017; FWHM 2.8-3.9 per CCDStack


CCDStack 2.93.6093.26774, Photoshop CS5.1


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


Snuck one night of imaging in between clouds/rain ... Had average seeing and thin high clouds throughout the night. According to "Star Clusters", by Brent Archinal and Steven Hynes, the size of this open cluster is listed as 2.0 arc minutes.

See the CDS image/data.