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NGC 6894 - 26.9.2021 at 21.30 - 26.9.2021 at 21.50 Janakkala, Tervakoski Observation number 101492

Visibility III / V

Petri Kuossari, Riihimäen tähtit. yhdistys

I already had time to start the starry night, despite the moon, the opportunity had to be seized, the second destination of the evening was a small tire fog NGC 6894



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  • Observation target
    • Deep space object
  • Designation
    • NGC 6894
  • Constellation
    • Cygnus
  • Darkness
    • Good
  • Nebulae
    • Planetary nebula info

      Planetary nebula is the remnant of a death star. It could be ring-shaped, disc-like or spread out rather irregularly.

      With the exception of some nearest objects planetary nebulae have a small apparent diameter and they need a rather big instrument to be visible.

       

      Planetary nebula M27 aka The Dumbbell Nebula in Vulpecula. Image Juha Parvio.

       

      M76 aka The Little Dumbbell Nebula in Perseus. Image Rauno Päivinen.

Technical information

eVscope, exposure 16min

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