Earth, Sky & Sea Constellations


The Dolphin

Photograph of the constellation Delphinus

Deep Sky Objects

Name/DesignationRight AscensionDeclinationTypeMagnitudeSizeDistanceDate LocationInstrumentEyepieceFilterNotes
NGC6905; Blue Flash Planetary; PK061-09.120:22.4+20 07Planetary Nebula11.1100" x 46"4.2KLYAugust 15 2009Culburra Beach 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian13.8mm Meade SWA 9mm Type 1 Nagler 6mm Chinese Generic SWAUHCThis object is seen at low power within a knot of stars. Takes magnification right through 100x, 155x to 233x. UHC enhances it strongly. Very large, bright and round. No smoke-ring structure. Solid in appearance.
NGC693420:34.2+07 24Globular Cluster8.95.9'48KLYOct 18 2003Jerrara Dam 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian13.8mmSWA + 2X Barlow UHCLarge, bright and round with a very bright, large central conentration.
NGC700621:01.5+16 11Globular Cluster10.62.8'113KLYSetember 30 2000Oakdale 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian26mmPlosslUHCEasily picked out as an unresolved fuzz.
NGC700621:01.5+16 11Globular Cluster10.62.8'113KLYOct 18 2003Jerrara Dam 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian13.8mm Meade SWAUHCI found this object when it was low in the sky and hard to define.
Earth, Sky & Sea Constellations