DSS image of NGC2818A
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC2818A, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC2818A
Overlaid DSS image of NGC2818A, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right
ESO 372-PN13, IRAS 09140-3625, PK 261+08.1

Type  Planetary Nebula
Magnitude  11.9
Size  1.3' x 1.3'
RA (2000)  9h 16' 1.4"
Dec (2000)  36° 37' 37" S
Constellation  Pyxis
Description  !pB, pL, R, vglbM, in L Cl

Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
9 Feb 2013 Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x

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

Andrew Cooper
17 Apr 2010 Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 262x

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 NGC2818A
Nearby objects for NGC2818A
4 objects found within 120'
NGC2818A NGC2818
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission. Use for non-profit and educational reasons is generally given on request.

Positional and some physical information is from the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) which is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Additional object data from the SIMBAD database, operated at CDS, Strasbourg, France.

The Digitized Sky Survey was produced at the Space Telescope Science Institute under U.S. Government grant NAG W-2166. The images of these surveys are based on photographic data obtained using the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain and the UK Schmidt Telescope.

Dark nebulae data from E.E. Barnard, A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way. Ed. Edwin B. Frost and Mary R. Calvert. Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927

Object descriptions of Rev. Webb from Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes sixth edition, Rev. T.W. Webb, 1917, edited by Rev T.E.Espin.