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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 7662 - Inst: Tal 200K Klevtzov-Cassegrain



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Observation Poster: Math Heijen <mm94@planet.nl>
Observer: Math Heijen
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 28-10-2002 21.00 GMT
Location of site: Landgraaf (Lat 06.03 E, Elev 50.55 N)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 5.3 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 6  <10-1 Seeing Scale (1 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: Tal 200K Klevtzov-Cassegrain
Magnification: 100, 133, 166, 200,222,286
Filter(s): OIII
Object(s): NGC 7662
Category: Planetary nebula.
Class: 
Constellation: Andromeda
Data: mag 9.2  size 17"
Position: RA 23:2425  DEC 42:23
Description:
Planetary nebula, very easy object. Central star not detected. Size 17". Magnitude 9.2. I could not detect any structures. I could not detect brighter parts. To me it seemed an object of equal brightness. Responds very well to an O-III filter. It is called Blue Snowball because of its bluish colour. From my light-polluted site, I could not detect any colour. 
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