Messier 29, Open Cluster in Cygnus

Photographer
Jim Mazur
Email
mazurj1@comcast.net
Location of photo
Killingworth, Connecticut
Date/Time of photo
October 12, 2014
Equipment
14-inch Meade LX850 telescope with a f/6.3 focal reducer, and an SBIG ST8300M imager. LRGB exposure times of 30, 9, 9, and 9 minutes.
Description
This small but distinctive cluster is easy to spot in the center of Cygnus. The cluster and the surrounding areas are bathed in dim nebulosity, with bright and dark patches here and there.
Website
http://www.skyledge.net
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