Stock 2 (The Strong Man Cluster)

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Stock 2 (The Strong Man Cluster)

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(OCL 348, Lund 71 and the Muscleman Cluster) is a class I 2 m open cluster of 54 stars in Cassiopeia. This is one of 24 open clusters compiled by Jurgen Stock in the 1950(Wikipedia)

DAY:Wednesday DATE:13/1/16 TIME:10:40
SCOPE: Dob 10px Sky-Watcher F.L.1200/f4.7
EYEPIECE: 30mm TS plossl F.O.V.68°
LOCATION: Mammari

Wonderful target in low magnification and in wider field.

Thanks for looking
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Very nice rendition of Stock 2, Marios!
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Thank you Bryan .

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