V 1685 Cyg line emission star and "Rabbit Head Nebula"

V 1685 Cyg line emission star and

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The line emission star in Cygnus known as V 1685 has a small but luminous nebula surrounding it as well as dark dusty regions and red molecular clouds of hydrogen that form the "Rabbit Head Nebula".



Date Imaged       :

Sept. 1 - Oct 21, 2008

Lens       :

Astrophysics 5" Starfire f/8

Camera       :

ATK16HR

Exposure       :

9.5 hours

Filter       :

HaGB

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio, Philippines