IC 405, IC 410 and M 38

IC 410, IC 405 and M 38
Two pretty nebulae and an open star cluster in the constellation Auriga. Click the picture to see a larger image.

IC 405, a.k.a. the Flaming Star Nebula is at top right; IC 410 is bottom right; and open star cluster Messier 38 is at bottom left in this image.  Shot in the wee hours of Oct 1, this image is composed of 43 exposures of 360 seconds each at f/3.2 and ISO 1600 on the Canon 200mm lens.


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