(IAAC) Obj: NGC 839, NGC 884; chi & h Per, Double Cluster - Inst: ETX60


Observation Poster: William L. Schart <wschart@hot.rr.com>

Observer: William L. Schart
Your skills: Advanced (many years)
Date/time of observation: 11/22/01 9:10 pm CST
Location of site: Killeen, TX (Lat 31 07, Elev 600 ft)
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 3.5 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 8 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: Minor - crescent or far from object
Instrument: ETX60
Magnification: 14x, 39x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC 839, NGC 884; chi & h Per, Double Cluster
Category: Open cluster.
Constellation: Per
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA 02:23  DEC +57:08
Two concentrations in a very busy field. Nice view, but hard to define the limits of the clusters themselves.
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