(FrameSize=60' * 60')

M103 = NGC581 = Cr14 = Mel.8 (Open Cluster)

Sep.13 1998, 20h25mJST (8min. Exposure)
Location: the Kasuo Pass, Awano town, Tochigi pref., Japan

Epsilon210c (21cm-reflector, f=628mm, F:3.0), Fuji-film SGA800

Object Data
M103 = NGC581 = Cr14 = Mel.8
Type of objectOpen Cluster Typed
R.A.01h 33.2m (2000.0) Dec.+60° 42' (2000.0)
Mag.(v)7.4 Mag.(p)-
Diameter5' Distance8500 light-year
noteContaining about 60 stars

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