Go Back In space taken from Sweden  


 

Object: NGC 6888 - Cresent nebula in Cygnus, magnitude 7.4, distance 5000 ly
Discovered by: William Herschel 1792
Note: The nebula got its shape from the fast stellar wind from the Wolf-rayet star WR 136 colliding with a slower moving wind from the star when it became a red giant some hundred thousand years ago.
Telescope=Sky-Watcher-Explorer-190MN-Pro-FL=1000 Camera=Canon750D-Baader-mod Exposures=6x600, 7x480, 4x240, 4x120 ISO 800 Weather= No data
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