NGC 6853, Dumbbell Nebula
A spectacular planetary nebula, the Dumbbell Nebula is easily seen in a telescope. Given it's magnitude, I was amazed to see it in my binoculars as well, though it's not as spectacular through them. Not visible to the unaided eye.
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|Observer: Jason Nishiyama||Location:Calgary||Date of observation:05 August 2008||Observations made:NBT|
|Visibility: BT||Binocular type:10x50||Telescope type:MAK127|