IC 351 (PK 159-15.1) Planetary Nebula in Perseus

Located at: RA 03 hours 47 minutes 33 seconds, Dec +35 degrees 02 minutes 45 seconds

Size: 7.0" Magnitude: 12.4 photographic Class: 2a

North is up

West to the right


 14.5" f5 Newtonian reflector


  ST-8XME self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -20c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56


Lumicon Red filter,  106.5 minutes (142 x 0.75 minute {45 seconds} subs), 02/12/2014; seeing 2.0-4.0 FWHM per CCDStack


CCDStack 2.76.5115.24309, Photoshop CS5.1


 Rolling Roof Observatory, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 (+34d 13m 29s -118h 52m 20s)

Notes: Had to stop imaging NGC 2419, as the nearly full moon was near enough to shine down the tube and ruin the 10 minute subs ...

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From the NGC / IC Project:

NO Contemporary Visual Observation(s) for IC 351 ... Contemporary/Current Data for IC 351 lists the size as 8"x6"