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Last update: 2017-09-24

VdS FG

- Planetary Nebulas (Hya) -

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)

Abell 33 (PN)

DSS
© DSS II (red) - 10×10'
Name: Abell 33, PK238+34.1
Type: PN
Constellation: Hya
Coordinates: 09h39m09.08s / -02°48'32.00"
Brightness / Size: v13.4 mag / 4.5x4.5'
8" f/6, 80x + [OIII], Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.1
SQM-L 20.3: Extremely faint, round, evenly bright. Appeared annular to some extent.
DIFFICULT

NGC3242 (PN)

DSS
© DSS II (red) - 5×5'
Name: NGC3242, PK261+32.1, H4.27, Ghost of Jupiter
Type: PN
Constellation: Hya
Coordinates: 10h24m46.11s / -18°38'32.64"
Brightness / Size: v8.6 mag / 0.7x0.6'
B 40mm, 8x, Bortle 6, NELM 5.5, SQM-L 19.2
SQM-L 18.4: Almost visible with direct, evident with averted vision. Stellar.

EASY
B 40mm, 8x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.2
SQM-L 20.3: Stellar, bright, evident.

EASY
8" f/6, 37x, Bortle 4, SQM-L 21.2
SQM-L 20.3: At 37x very bright, small disc with blurred edges, turquoise. At 220x the nebula appeared slightly oval, mottled.
EASY