IC 166 (Lund 60, OCL-334) Open Cluster in Cassiopeia

Located at: RA 01 hours 52 minutes 22 seconds, Dec +61 degrees 51 minutes 18 seconds

Size: 4.5' (8.0') Magnitude: 11.7 Class: II 1 r

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 Deep Sky filter, 200 minutes (20 x 10 minute subs), 11/21/2007

Processing:

CCDStack 1.3, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

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

Notes:

According to "Star Clusters", by Brent Archinal and Steven Hynes, the size of this open cluster is 8.0 arc minutes.

From the NGC / IC Project:

NO Contemporary Visual Observation(s) for IC 166