(IAAC) Obj: NGC 1514 "Crystal Ball" - Inst: C-14 SCT 356mm F/11

Observation Poster: Remo Morone <remomaria.morone@fastwebnet.it>
Observer: Remo Morone
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 7 gen 2005 21:30 UT
Location of site: San Bernardo Route (AO), Italy (Lat 45, Elev 1800)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 9 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 6 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: C-14 SCT 356mm F/11
Magnification: 144x
Filter(s): None, OIII
Object(s): NGC 1514 "Crystal Ball"
Category: Planetary nebula.
Constellation: Tau
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
"Crystal Ball". With patience, and averted vision, the ball reveals quite a lot of detail, at first percieved like a brightening of the edge. Perhaps
it's not your future, but for sure it's magic! OIII filter helps a lot. A
large nebula, with a very brigh central star.
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