Cluster:    Abell 553 Aur (Abell distance class 3)
Site: Breitenbuch, Odenwald 
fst: 6m,6
Instr.: 457/1850-Newton
Mag. 276
Description: Poor and dissapointing galaxy cluster in winter sky. Little spectacular with the 18"... 

Nr. Object (MegaStar) mag.           Description with 18"
 1 PGC 18623 - very faint, definite, small, diffuse, stellar core 
 2 MAC 0614+4835 - suspected 
 3 MAC 0614+4839 - suspected 
 4 MAC 0614+4840 - suspected 
 5 MAC 0614+4842 * - very faint, definite, stellar 
  * = outside chart field or not shown
  no further galaxies visible