Basic object information
Name: NGC 2392
Popular name: Eskimo Nebula
Type of object: Planetary nebula
Magnitude: 8.6
Size: 47.0"x43.0"
Magnitude of central star: 10.6
Object classification: 3b(3b)
Description: B,S,R,*9M,*8 nf 100''
Notes: H IV 45;Clown Face or Eskimo Nebula;PK197+17.1;sev shells

Catalog position for epoch J2000.0
Right ascension: 07h 29m 09.4s
Declination: +20 54' 45"

Constellation: Gemini

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Lakasenpelto, Imatra, Finland
Date/Time: 4/5.2.2003 21:20

Telescope: 16" Dobson f 4.5

Magn: 292x

Filter: Lumicon deepsky

Field: 11'

NE Lim.mag: 5.5

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 4

Height: 42
Visuality: I

Weather: -15C

Bright blue disk. 10.6 mag central star was easy. Center parts are brighter than outer.

Kirkas sininen levy. Keskustähti näkyy helposti. Keskiosat kirkkaammat kuin ulko-osat.

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