NGC7000 is on the bottom right and IC1396 at the top left . Deneb (alpha Cygni) is the bright star close to NGC7000. The bright star at the extreme top is Alderamin (alpha Cephei).  M39 star cluster is about 7° to north-east (= up and left) from NGC7000. The whole area is part of Milky Way.




From NGC7000 (Cygnus) to IC1396 (Cepheus)

2008 Oct 06, Asikkala

Canon 300D

Canon 50 mm lens, f/4

16 x 360 s at ISO 400

Processed with Iris.

Image width is about 17°.

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