Berkeley 68  (Lund 137) Open Cluster in Perseus

Located at: RA 04 hours 44 minutes 30 seconds, Dec +42 degrees 04 minutes 00 seconds

Size: 12' Magnitude: -- Class: III 1 r

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

  ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -20c & -25c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 710 minutes  (71 x 10 minute subs) 12/25/2009 & 01/1/2/2010; seeing 2.8-3.6 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 1.6.0.6, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

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

Notes:

The little nebulosity to the SSE (lower left) is GN 04.41.8, a Reflection nebula (see the CDS information)