NGC206 is a bright starcloud in the outer reaches of the Andromeda Galaxy.  Although it
lies 2 million LY away, it is bright enough for Hershel to have listed it seperate in his catalog.
It can be seen right of center in the upper portion of this image.

November 9, 2010
8" Astro-Tech RC, f/8
Canon Digital Rebel 500D / Modified (Hutech)
110 Minutes / 11x600s @ 800ASA
Orion StarShoot AutoGuider
Skyhawk Observatory, West Bend, WI
Rick Kazmierski

 

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