DSS image of Basel11B
Digitized Sky Survey image of Basel11B, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of Basel11B
Overlaid DSS image of Basel11B, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right
Lund 1209, OCL 469.1

Type  Open Cluster
Magnitude  8.9
Size  3'
RA (2000)  5h 58'
Dec (2000)  21° 58' N
Constellation  Orion

Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
30 Dec 2015 Waikoloa, HI (map)
28cm f/10 SCT, NexStar 11" Gypsy @ 233x

A small cluter (asterism?) of four stars with a few surrounding fainter stars, not a notable cluster (WEBDA entry seems to indicate a real cluster, with members found over a region far beyond the visual asterism at the center)
Other Data Sources for Basel11B
Nearby objects for Basel11B
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission. Use for non-profit and educational reasons is generally given on request.

Positional and some physical information is from the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) which is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Additional object data from the SIMBAD database, operated at CDS, Strasbourg, France.

The Digitized Sky Survey was produced at the Space Telescope Science Institute under U.S. Government grant NAG W-2166. The images of these surveys are based on photographic data obtained using the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain and the UK Schmidt Telescope.

Dark nebulae data from E.E. Barnard, A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way. Ed. Edwin B. Frost and Mary R. Calvert. Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927

Object descriptions of Rev. Webb from Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes sixth edition, Rev. T.W. Webb, 1917, edited by Rev T.E.Espin.