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Observation by Patrick Maloney: NGC 1501

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Patrick Maloney

Observer

Patrick Maloney

Observed

2013 Nov 08 - 00:35

Uploaded

2021 Dec 06 - 00:03

Objects

The Camel Eye Nebula (NGC1501)

Equipment
  • 12" Newtonian reflector, 10mm Plossl eyepiece, x150
  • OIII Filter
Location

Lancashire

Target name

NGC 1501

Title

NGC 1501

About this image

Quite large and immediately visible to direct vision even without the OIII filter. Round. With the OIII filter it appears occasionally to be darker in the middle, possibly with two voids. Very slightly elongated.

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