Location of photoKillingworth, Connecticut
Date/Time of photoOctober 12, 2014
Equipment14-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.
DescriptionThis 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.