DoDz 5 (OCL-128) Open Cluster* in Hercules

Located at: RA 16 hours 27 minutes 24 seconds, Dec +38 degrees 04 minutes 00 seconds

Size: 27' Magnitude: -- Class: III 1 p (Asterism)

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

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

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 230 minutes  (23 x 10 minute subs) 06/20/21/2010; seeing 1.8-3.4 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 2.6.3800.24688, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

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

Notes:

From "Star Clusters", by Brent Archinal and Steven Hynes. Class = Asterism