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Name/DesignationRight AscensionDeclinationTypeMagnitudeSizeDistanceDate LocationInstrumentEyepieceFilterNotes
IC481219:05.2-37 03Reflection Nebula10.0'x7.0'April 11 1999Cataract 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian9.7mmSPUHCNebulosity around a wide binary.
NGC672619:01.7-36 53Reflection Nebula9.0'x7.0'April 11 1999Cataract 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian9.7mmSPUHCIn the same field as IC4812. Nebulosity visible, though cannot distinguish two separate nebulae NGC6726 and NGC6727.
NGC672719:01.8-36 54Reflection Nebula9.0'x7.0'April 11 1999Cataract 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian9.7mmSPUHCIn the same field as IC4812. Nebulosity visible, though cannot distinguish two separate nebulae NGC6726 and NGC6727.
NGC672919:01.7-36 53Emission/Reflection Nebula2.0'x1.0'April 11 1999Cataract 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian6.3mmPlosslCan pick the 'comet shape' mentioned in Sky Atlas 2000.0 Companion but without using the UHC filter.
NGC654118:08.0-43 42Globular Cluster6.613.1'23KLYMay 11 2002Kangaloon 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian9.7mmSPVery large, with a large, bright centre about half the diameter of the surrounding star mass.
NGC654118:08.0-43 42Globular Cluster6.613.1'23KLYJuly 13 2002Jerrara Dam 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian9.7mmSPBrilliant. This really is one of the best globs. Large, bright and very well resolved, in a rich, starry field.