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Location of Photo:

Backyard country observatory

Date/Time of photo:

November 29/2021 through December 4-2021


canon 60d unmodified using a 8" inch orion newtonian f3.9 astrograph, starshoot autoguider 60mm guide scope all on a Celestron AVX mount


In this image we see a reflection nebula known as NGC 7129 and a open star cluster known as NGC 7142. To the center left is NGC 7129 a young cluster less than 1 million years old with bluish dust clouds that reflect youthful starlight. To the center right is NGC 7142 the open cluster of stars about 6,200 light-years away. This is all in a molecular clouds in our Milky way galaxy you can see the reddish in the image.