DSS image of Gum15
Overlaid DSS image of Gum15, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around Gum15

Type  Bright Nebula
Size  20'
Right Ascension  8h 43' 53"  (2000)
Declination  41° 14' 39" S
Constellation  Vela
Classification  E
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jan 31, 2011    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 60x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 6.5 Moon: 0%

A well defined region with the faint stars of Cr197 itermingled with a faint glow
Other Data Sources for Gum15
Nearby objects for Gum15

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