Basic object information
Object name: NGC 6563
Object type: Planetary nebula
Magnitude: 11.0
Size: 48.0"
Magnitude of central star: 18.0
Object classification: 3a
Description: F,L,cE,hazy edge

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 18h 12m 00.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -33 52' 00"

Constellation: Sagittarius

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1540 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 4/5.4.2008 5:55

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 161x


Field: 25'

NE Lim.mag: 6.8

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 24
Visuality: II
Weather: +9C

A pretty small disk, a teasing shape, a brightening on the north-edge?