NGC 2818A
DSS image of NGC 2818A
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 2818A, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 2818A
PK 261+08.1, ESO 372-PN13, IRAS 09140-3625

Type  Planetary Nebula
Magnitude  11.9
Size  1.3' x 1.3'
Right Ascension  9h 16' 1.4"  (2000)
Declination  36° 37' 37" S
Constellation  Pyxis
Description  !pB, pL, R, vglbM, in L Cl
Classification  3b
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Feb 9, 2013    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

Small, about 1' diameter, no central star visible, embedded in the western margin of the open cluster NGC2818

Andrew Cooper
Apr 17, 2010    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 262x
Seeing: 7 Transparency: 7 Moon: 14%

A planetary nebulae seen against the background of NGC2818, a poor and coarse cluster, the nebula is good sized and bright, quite obvious in the cluster, clearly bipolar, brighter on the north and south sides, dimmer and fading slowly to the east and west
Other Data Sources for NGC 2818A
Associated objects for NGC 2818A
Nearby objects for NGC 2818A
5 objects found within 120'
k Velorum l Velorum NGC 2818
NGC 2845 Ru74

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NGC 2818A