reflection nebula

NGC 7129 is a reflection nebula located 3,300 light years away in the constellation Cepheus. A young open cluster is responsible for illuminating the surrounding nebula. A recent survey indicates the cluster contains more than 130 stars less than 1 million years old.

NGC 7129 is located just half a degree from nearby cluster NGC 7142




 Technical Data

Bortle Scale / SQM-L Bortle 5  / 19.94 - 20.26
Period August 2023
Primary Scope  Takahashi CCA250/1250  FSQ106
Sensor IMX455 / IMX571
Mount AP 1100 GTO CP4
Total Exposure Time 4 H
Composition LRGB 
Location Val Imagna (Bergamo) Italy


 © Efrem Frigeni Astrophoto

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