Basic object information
Object name: IC 2165
Object type: Planetary nebula
Magnitude: 10.5
Size: 28.0"
Magnitude of central star: 15.1
Object classification: 3b
Description: vS
Notes: Nearly stellar

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 06h 21m 42.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -12 59' 00"

Constellation: Canis Major

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Las Indias (750 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 27/28.3.2008 22:30

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x

Filter: O-III

Field: 43'

NE Lim.mag: 6.7

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 26
Visuality: I
Weather: +13C, windy

A 12 mag stellar planetary, confirmed with an O-III.