(IAAC) Obj: Cederblad 214 - Inst: 22", f/4.1


Observer: Eric Honeycutt
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 11/4/99 
Location of site: Troutdale, VA (Lat , Elev 3400')
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 7+ <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 5 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 22", f/4.1
Magnification: 118x
Filter(s): O-III
Object(s): Cederblad 214
Category: Emission nebula.
Constellation: CEP
Data: mag --  size 50' x 40'
Position: RA 00:4.7  DEC +67:10
A very faint nebula is revealed with an O-III which surrounds 4 stars
in the shape of a keystone. Milky swaths are barele discerneable from
the background sky in most sections of this object. Very
difficult. Requires time at the eyepiece.
Optional related URLs: http://www.mindspring.com/~pleiades7/stars.html
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