Observation by Patrick Maloney: NGC 2392

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Patrick Maloney


Patrick Maloney


2015 Nov 12 - 03:45


2022 Feb 10 - 13:46


The Clown Nebula (NGC2392)

  • 12" Newtonian reflector, 10mm Plossl eyepiece, x150
  • 3x Barlow Lens

Drumroamin Farm, Galloway

Target name

NGC 2392


NGC 2392

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Very, very bright and intensely blue. One of the very few DSOs that show a distinct colour to my eyes. Brilliant central star, very bright central region and bright outer region. The inner region is almond-shaped whilst the outer is round. Very mottled all over. Superb object.

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