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The "Eye of the Camel"*

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About this observation
Observer
Nick Hewitt
Time of observation
20/04/2020 - 23:10
Object
NGC 1501
Observing location
Northampton
Equipment
Celestron 9.25 Edge at f10
EQ8
Canon 60Da
Exposure
17 x60s

A very nice planetary, described as the "Camel's Eye" in Interstellarum* although Camelopardalis is really a giraffe! Hey ho! Probably rather neglected as is most of Camelopardalis, but worth the search.

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