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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6543 (Cats Eye Nebula) - Inst: Ultima C-8 PEC w/ 80mm f/10 MAK



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Observer: Adam Albino
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: LMT: 98/05/24 10:20pm (UTC: 1998/05/25 03:20)
Location of site: Norwell, MA (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5.2 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: Ultima C-8 PEC w/ 80mm f/10 MAK
Magnification: 101, 127, 169, 254 X
Filter(s): None, UHC
Object(s): NGC 6543 (Cats Eye Nebula)
Category: Planetary nebula.
Class: 
Constellation: Draco
Data: mag 8.3  size 22"x16"
Position: RA 17:58.6  DEC +66:38
Description:
Bright, round/elongated, large. Typical "neon" glow which makes
planetaries stand out for me. Does anyone see blue green???? Core was
darker (ring appearance), except at 254x some knotting in center was
seen.
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