DSS image of NGC6751
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC6751, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC6751
Overlaid DSS image of NGC6751, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

Type  Planetary Nebula
Magnitude  11.9
Size  0.4'
RA (2000)  19h 5' 55.4"
Dec (2000)  5° 59' 32" S
Constellation  Aquila
Description  pB, S

Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
27 May 2006 Gila, NM (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Small, round, stellar at low power, brighter center almost stellar with averted vision, rich star field, no color noted
Other Data Sources for NGC6751
Nearby objects for NGC6751
9 objects found within 120'
B126 B127 B128
B130 B129 V Aql
NGC6751 B133 B134
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.