Cr 399
DSS image of Cr 399
Overlaid DSS image of Cr 399, 120' x 120' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around Cr 399
The Coathanger, Al Sufi's Cluster, Brocchi's Cluster
Hevelius 1561, Cr 399, Lund 890, C 1923+200, OCl 113.0

Type  Open Cluster
Magnitude  3.6
Size  86'
Right Ascension  19h 25'  (2000)
Declination  20° 10' N
Constellation  Vulpecula
Description  vL, B, incl 4, 5, 7 Vul
Classification  III 3 m
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
May 28, 2006    Gila, NM (map)
12x36 Canon IS Binoculars

Bright, visible with unaided eye, ten stars arranged in an unmistakable coat hanger shape with six in an almost perfectly straight line

Andrew Cooper
May 28, 2006    Gila, NM (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Very large, very bright, much larger than the 1° field of the 18"" at low power, dominated by a dozen very bright (5-7 mg.) stars, heavy star field behind, NGC6802 visible at the east end
Other Data Sources for Cr 399
Nearby objects for Cr 399

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Cr 399