C39 - Eskimo Nebula
Caldwell 39 (NGC 2392) also known as the Eskimo Nebula is a planetary nebula located within the constellation Gemini.
C39 is best viewed during Winter, is magnitude 9.2*, and can be viewed with large binoculars. It is 0.2 x 0.7' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
- Eskimo Nebula
- planetary nebula
- large binoculars
- 0.2 x 0.7'
- 07 29.2
- +20 55'
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.
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