[Prev][Next][Index][Thread][Search][Objects]

(IAAC) Obj: NGC 7076 (Abell 75) - Inst: 24" f/4.1 Ultralight Dobson



----

Observation Poster: Stathis Kafalis <dobsonstathis@planet-interkom.de>

Observer: Stathis Kafalis
Your skills: Advanced (many years)
Date/time of observation: 2001 Aug 23
Location of site: German Albs (Lat 48, Elev 1300)
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 3 <Bortle Scale (9 worst)>
Seeing: 4-5 <10-1 Seeing Scale (1 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 24" f/4.1 Ultralight Dobson
Magnification: 360x
Filter(s): OIII
Object(s): NGC 7076 (Abell 75)
Category: Planetary nebula.
Class: Irregular w. traces of ring structure
Constellation: Cepheus
Data: mag 13.2 +-(vis)  size 57"
Position: RA 21:26  DEC +62:53
Description:
Field found with Uranometria. Planetary pops into view at 79x (32 mm WF).
Best seen at 360x (7 mm Nagler) with OIII. Bright, round and quite big 
approx. 40")with uneven brightnessdistribution. 
North side brighter. Inside the disk is a dark bar? 
Without filter still bright with 2 Stars enbedded at the north side
--
Optional related URLs: http://www.geocities.com/dobsonstathis
** This observing log automatically submitted via the Web from:
  http://www.visualdeepsky.org/enter-log.html
To stop receiving all 'netastrocatalog' lists, use the Web forms at:
http://www.visualdeepsky.org/subscribe.html