Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 6772Other name: PK 33-6.1
RA: 19h 14.6m DEC: -2° 42'
Constellation: AQL
Type: Planetary nebula
Magnitude: 14
Size: 75'' x 55''
Brightest star: 18.1
Classification: 3b(2)
Description: vF,L,R,vvlBM,r
Notes: H IV 14,PK33-6.1
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 17/18.9.2006 22:10
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 4
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.7
Visuality: IIIHeight: 23°
Weather: +8°C
Description: Hurried sketch because the object was gliding behind the trees. Slighly elliptical disk which is even brightness, stands out nicely with averted vision. No central star or other details at this time.
Updated: 28.9.2006 19:56