Basic object information
Object name: PK 254+ 5.1
Object type: Planetary nebula
Magnitude: 11.0
Size: 11.0"x6.0"
Object classification: 2a

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 08h 40m 42.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -32 23' 00"

Constellation: Pyxis

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1900 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 30/31.3.2008 0:00

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x


Field: 43'

NE Lim.mag: 7.2

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 24
Visuality: IV
Weather: +7C, windy

A pretty small planetary nebula. There is only a faint and round disk around the brighter center with averted vision.