Messier 29, Open Cluster in Cygnus

Jim Mazur
Location of photo
Killingworth, Connecticut
Date/Time of photo
October 12, 2014
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.
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.
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