NGC 6369

NGC 6369


A Symmetrical Nebula with an Off-Center Central Star

Complex structure is resolved in this planetary nebula, which has a diameter of about 30 arcsec. Although the nebula is roughly circular, the central star appears slightly off-center, and is on the side away from the brightest part of the nebula.


Last updated December 30, 1996
Web page by Robin Ciardullo ( rbc@astro.psu.edu )
Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Penn State University