Sh2-209 and NGC 1528

Gregg Ruppel
 

Hi all:

Sh2-209 is a very faint emission nebula in Perseus; there aren't many images of it.  It is shown in an image from the WISE infrared telescope.  NGC 1528 is a beautiful open cluster about 50 arcminutes to its east:

http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/sh2-209_NGC1528-LRGB.jpg

Image data here:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/Sh2-209_NGC1528.html
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Clear skies,

Gregg
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