NGC 6559 in LRGB – Stars, Dust and Nebula

Photographer
Mattei
Email
j.mattei@terra.com.br
Location of photo
Campos do Jordão, São Paulo, Brazil
Date/Time of photo
June 15th, 2017
Equipment
RC8 Astro-Tech, SBIG STF-8300M, Baader Filters
Description
This is the star forming region NGC 6559. Visible in this picture are red glowing emission nebulas of hydrogen, blue reflection nebulas of dust, dark absorption nebulas of dust, and the stars that formed from them.
Website
https://www.astrobin.com/300088/?nc=user
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