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Date: 8/6/2005
IC1396 is a vast round nebula at the north side of the Milky Way. There is a red star with fourth magnitude at the north edge of the nebula, you'll see the star being a curious red with scopes. The star, mu Cephei is a semiregular supergiant that also varies roughly from 4.5 to 3.5 with a very long period of 730 days, and prompting William Herschel to call it the Garnet Star.

Toronto, Canada
Nikkor 300mm f4.5 lens, SBIG ST8i CCD camera
9x20min subs

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Melotte 15 (IC1805) SH2-126 / LBN437 M20 The Trifid Nebula DWB111 The Propeller Nebula IC1274 The Cone and Fox Fur Nebula NGC 2264

NGC1499 - The California Nebula M8 - Lagoon Nebula IC443 NGC1977 - The Running Man Nebula Elephant Trunk Veil East

Veil West Horse Head up Close Flame Nebula (NGC2024) Pelican Neck HSO Pelican Neck SHO Bubble Nebula

Pelican Nebula NGC6823 Pickering Triangle M27 M57 Rosette

Horsehead (up close) M42 Region Cone Nebula M1 from Kitt Peak Pelican and North American Nebulae IC5070 - Pelican Nebula in Cygnus

Veil West IC1396 IC 1311 in Cygnus NCG6914 NGC6992 - Network Nebula Butteryfly Nebula

M27 - *True* Colour M106 M33, the Pinwheel galaxy NGC 4565 (The Needle Galaxy) M74 from Kitt Peak NGC6791

M44 M92 M13 - Globular Cluster M3 - Globular Cluster

Astro Garage - Cog in the Machine