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Last update: 2017-11-14

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- Open Clusters & Asterisms (Her) -

And (3) Cep (25) Cyg (23) Lyr (2) Sct (4) Vir (1)
Aql (7) CMa (3) Del (1) Mon (7) Ser (2) Vul (8)
Aqr (1) CMi (1) Dra (1) Oph (3) Sge (1)
Aur (6) Cnc (3) Gem (8) Ori (11) Sgr (5)
Cam (4) Com (1) Her (3) Peg (1) Tau (6)
Cap (1) Crv (1) Hya (1) Per (13) Tri (1)
Cas (22) CVn (1) Lac (6) Pup (6) UMi (1)

DoDz 5 (OC)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 35×35'
Name: DoDz 5
Type: OC
Constellation: Her
Coordinates: 16h27m24.00s / +38°04'00.00"
Brightness / Size: - / 27.0x27.0'
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Less obvious and barely noticeable as an open cluster. About 10-15 scattered stars.
MODERATE

NGC6659 (AST)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 10×10'
Name: NGC6659
Type: AST
Constellation: Her
Coordinates: 18h34m05.00s / +23°35'42.00"
Brightness / Size: - / 10.0x10.0'
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4, NELM 6.1
Not evident. Three moderately bright stars of about 10.5m form a triangle. Some scattered fainter stars around. Don't know what exactly belongs to this asterism.
MODERATE

Webb 2 (AST)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 12×12'
Name: Webb 2, Webb's Wreath, Ruby Ring
Type: AST
Constellation: Her
Coordinates: 18h02m32.00s / +26°21'00.00"
Brightness / Size: - / 5.0x5.0'
120mm f/5, 40x, Bortle 5+, SQM-L 20.8
SQM-L 20.5: Quite evident semicircle of rather faint stars.
EASY