NGC 6914 Wide Field


Bob Franke

Chino Valley, AZ USA

Takahashi FSQ-106ED scope
SBIG STF-8300M camera
Baader RGB and an AstroDon Ha filter
Losmandy G11 mount
13 hrs. total exposure

This remarkably beautiful nebula complex is located at the heart of the constellation Cygnus. At the left of center is NGC 6914. This is comprised of the three blue reflection nebulae. The two, at the right, are cataloged as vdB 132. To left, and slightly lower, is vdB 131. The image also contains many cataloged dark and emission nebula and a few relatively rare yellow reflection nebula.
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