(IAAC) Obj: NGC1528 - Inst: 30cm SCT

Observation Poster: Jim Anderrson <nadmoon@bellsouth.net>
Observer: Jim Anderrson
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 
Location of site: Troutdale, VA (Lat 36:41, Elev 3400')
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 7/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 4/10 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30cm SCT
Magnification: 55X, 117X, 138.5X, 203X, 254X, 314X
Filter(s): UHC, O-III
Object(s): NGC1528
Category: Open cluster.
Constellation: Per
Data: mag 6.4v  size 23'
Position: RA 04:15  DEC +51:14
138.5X - Brighter stars concentrated in NE-SW irregular stream. Many more stars seen as a d8im twinkle, but sparse to the north. The brighter stars have a yellowish hue and form a string of 3 arcs that loop toward the north.
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