Berkeley 60 (Lund 10) Open Cluster in Cassiopeia

Located at: RA 00 hours 17 minutes 42 seconds, Dec +60 degrees 56 minutes 30 seconds

Size: 4.0' (3.0') Magnitude: -- Class: III 1 p

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

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

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 560 minutes  (56 x 10 minute subs), 09/27/28/29/30/2009; seeing 2.1-3.4 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 1.6.0.4, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

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

Notes:

Not much to look at, these 00 hour Berkeley open clusters ... See Berkeley 1 and Berkeley 2 from the September/October 2009 'moon up' period.

According to "Star Clusters", by Brent Archinal and Steven Hynes, the size of this open cluster is 3.0 arc minutes