NGC 103 (Lund 13, Cr 1) Open Cluster in Cassiopeia

Located at: RA 00 hours 25 minutes 18 seconds, Dec +61 degrees 19 minutes 18 seconds

Size: 5.0' Magnitude: 9.8 Class: II 1 m

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, 180 minutes (18 x 10 minute subs), 11/5/2007

Processing:

CCDStack 1.3, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

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

Notes: From the NGC / IC Project:

Contemporary Visual Observation(s) for NGC 103

NGC 0103 = Cr 1 = OCL-291 = Lund 13
00 25 17 +61 19.3
V = 9.8;  Size 5

13.1": 20 faint stars over unresolved haze, very elongated SSW-NNE.  Two mag 11 
stars are at the N end.

- by Steve Gottlieb