Catalogue and alternative designations

ESO40-11, PK 305-13.1

Type Planetary Nebula
Position 13 34 14.8, -75 46 28
Constellation Chamaeleon
Camera and Telescope STXL6303E and 36.8 cm Ritchey Chretien
Focal Ratio F9
Exposure Details L=165 minutes, Ha=200 minutes, OIII=400 minutes, R=G=B=20 minutes using Astrodon filters. Luminance was unbinned and everything else was binned 2x2
Description This is a large faint planetary nebula in Chamaeleon that has almost never been imaged before.  The parameters are as follows:
  • Size 72"
  • Magnitude 14.6 photographic
  • Magnitude of central star 16.4