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Last update: 2017-11-14

VdS FG

- Planetary Nebulas (Dra) -

And (1) Cep (9) Dra (2) Lep (1) Peg (2) Tau (1)
Aql (22) Cet (1) Eri (1) Lyn (1) Per (4) UMa (1)
Aqr (2) Cnc (1) Gem (3) Lyr (5) Pup (2) Vul (3)
Aur (1) Crv (1) Her (6) Mon (1) Sct (2)
Cam (1) Cyg (20) Hya (2) Oph (1) Sge (4)
Cas (8) Del (3) Lac (4) Ori (2) Sgr (3)

NGC6543 (PN)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 10×10'
Name: NGC6543, PK96+29.1, H4.37, Cat's Eye Nebula
Type: PN
Constellation: Dra
Coordinates: 17h58m33.42s / +66°37'59.52"
Brightness / Size: v8.1 mag / 0.3x0.3'
B 40mm, 8x, Bortle 5, NELM 5.5
Easy to find, bright, stellar. Visible with direct vision.

EASY
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 5, NELM 5.5
Very bright, compact, extended with averted vision, slightly turquoise colored. Can be easily confused with a star. At 171x obviously extended.
EASY

NGC6742 (PN)

DSS
© DSS II (blue) - 5×5'
Name: NGC6742, Abell 50, PK78+18.1, H3.742
Type: PN
Constellation: Dra
Coordinates: 18h59m20.03s / +48°27'55.24"
Brightness / Size: v13.4 mag / 0.5x0.5'
8" f/6, 80x + [OIII], Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
Small, round, even disc. Also visible without any filter, but pretty faint.
EASY