Oct 222015
 

This is the gamma-Cassiopeia Nebula.  The bright star near the center, Navi, is part of the constellation Cassiopeia, and it ionizes the nearby gases in the emissions and reflections nebula cataloged as IC 63 and IC 59.

Takahashi FSQ106/SBIG STL11k/Baader filters (8 hours total integration time)

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