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Observation by Patrick Maloney: NGC 1514

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Patrick Maloney

Observer

Patrick Maloney

Observed

2013 Sep 29 - 02:30

Uploaded

2021 Dec 06 - 00:04

Objects

The Crystal Ball Nebula (NGC1514)

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

Lancashire

Target name

NGC 1514

Title

NGC 1514

About this image

Only the bright central star (m9.4) was visible without the OIII filter. With the filter, the nebula presents as a bright, circular disc, brightening towards the central star. It fades away gradually at the edges.

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