Stock 1   wide field

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Image with TeleVue NP101 (f=540mm)

Object data of Stock1

Object type: open star cluster (III2m)
Size: 60'
Magnitude: 5.3 mag
Constellation: Vul
Distance: 1,000 Ly
Notes: Stock 1 is a loose open star cluster in a star rich region of the Milky Way. Many dark nebulae are visible in the above wide field image.

Exposure data

Date: 2011-08-17 + 18
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: Rubinar300 (2.5" Maksutov Cassegrain f=300mm)
Camera: ST-8300C
Mount: Vixen GPDX
Exposure time: 36x5m
Exposure time total: 3h 00m