Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: PK 64+15.1Other name: M1-64
RA: 18h 50m DEC: +35° 15'
Constellation: LYR
Type: Planetary nebula
Magnitude: 13.3
Size: 17.5'' x 17''
Classification: 4
Description: 13"-F,S,lE,cent* seen occaisonally at 220X
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 4/5.11.2007 19:10
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.6
Visuality: IIIHeight: 51°
Weather: -3°C, windy
Description: Pretty small but bright planetary in the square of Lyra. It appears as a round haze, the NW edge might be little brighter or it would be a consequence of 14 mag star's glare.
Updated: 20.12.2007 16:56