DSS image of NGC7026
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC7026, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC7026
Overlaid DSS image of NGC7026, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

Type  Planetary Nebula
Magnitude  10.9
Size  0.5' x 0.42'
RA (2000)  21h 6' 18.5"
Dec (2000)  47° 51' 8" N
Constellation  Cygnus
Description  pB, biN

Observing Notes

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

Small, bright, a nice planetary with some structure, inner structure appears two lobed N-S, somewhat dumbbell shaped, a much dimmer outer shell surrounds the center, slight green color, no central star visible, a bright 9.6 mg. star just 1' to the NE
Other Data Sources for NGC7026
Nearby objects for NGC7026
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.