Czernik 5 (Lund 63, OCL-338) Open Cluster in Cassiopeia

Located at: RA 01 hours 55 minutes 40 seconds, Dec +61 degrees 21 minutes 24 seconds

Size: 7.0' (2.0') 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 -25c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 740 minutes (74 x 10 minute subs), 11/7/8/13/2011; seeing 2.5-3.6 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 2.50.4324.19668, Photoshop CS 5.1

Location:

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

Notes:

My charting software (Megastar v5.0.13) lists the size of Czernik 5 as 7.0', but "Star Clusters", by Brent Archinal and Steven Hynes, lists the size as 2.0 arc minutes