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Deep Sky Objects

Name/DesignationRight AscensionDeclinationTypeMagnitudeSizeDistanceDate LocationInstrumentEyepieceFilterNotes
NGC281809:16.0-36 37Open Cluster and Nebulosity8.29'10KLYMay 19 2007 Belanglo250mm f5.6 Dobsonian20mmSWAUHCFantastic. The nebulous region is obvious, as is NGC2818A.
NGC2818A09:16.0-36 38Planetary Nebula11.638"10.4KLYMay 19 2007 Belanglo250mm f5.6 Dobsonian20mmSWAUHCThe planetary nebula within NGC2818 is obvious without any filter but the UHC makes it really stand out. Large and solid in appearance.