(IAAC) Obj: M 76 - Inst: 150-mm dobsonian f/8

Observation Poster: Emil Neata <forvert2000@yahoo.com>
Observer: Emil Neata
Your skills: Advanced (many years)
Date/time of observation: october 2005
Location of site: Ciupi (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6.3 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 150-mm dobsonian f/8
Magnification: 120x, 50x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): M 76
Category: Planetary nebula.
Constellation: Per
Data: mag   size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
M 76 (Little Dumbbell Nebula) is a planetary nebula in Perseus. All I could note was a small gray area roughly 3x2 arcminutes in size. The nebula takes well high magnification, probably 120x and 150x is ideal for this object.
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