Elosser 1* Asterism in Orion

Located at: RA 04 hours 50 minutes 54 seconds, Dec +07 degrees 51 minutes 00 seconds

Size: 21' Magnitude: -- Class: Asterism

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, 260 minutes (26 x 10 minute subs), 02/17/2012; seeing 2.5-3.3 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

 CCDStack 2.60.4420.19802, Photoshop CS5.1

Location:

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

Notes:* Another field imaged from Sue French's "Deep Sky Wonders" column in Sky & Telescope. This one from February 2012, page 55-56. Found by amateur David Elosser, this asterism is also listed in the Yahoo group 'Deep Sky Hunter's' asterism catalog. Also see Alessi 29, imaged from the same column