Gamma Cygnus, 21 June 1998

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Photographer Rick Steiner

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Settings / Equipment Astrophysics Traveller refractor (610mm fl, f/5.8); manually guided using a single-axis drive Super Polaris mount; 16 min exposure on Kodak Royal Gold 1000.

Location 21 June, 1998, 0953 UT; Anza, California

Date / Time June 21, 1998 9:53 am


Additional Information The star Gamma Cygnus (brightest in image) and surrounding emission nebulosity. Also in the field are open clusters M29 (lower right) and NGC 6910 (upper left). Taken under excellent seeing conditions (8/10).