Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 2792Other name: PK 265+4.1
RA: 9h 12.4m DEC: -42° 26'
Constellation: VEL
Type: Planetary nebula
Magnitude: 13.5
Size: 13''
Surface brightness: 8.5
Brightest star: 16.9
Classification: 4
Description: ! Planetary,pB=*9,vS,R,am st
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: La Plata, Gran Canary, Spain
Date: 1/2.2.2005 0:00
Instrument: Newton 110/805 mm
Magnification: 107xFilter: O-III
Field: 28'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.5
Visuality: IIIHeight: 16°
Weather: +10°C, windy
Description: Small and pretty faint planetary in Vela. Looks like a fuzzy star. I confirmed it with an O-III.
Updated: 23.3.2005 22:44