Jan 082016


NGC 7822 is a young star forming complex in the constellation of Cepheus. The complex encompasses the emission region designated Sharpless 171, and the young cluster of stars named Berkeley 59. The complex is believed to be some 800-1000 pc distant,[1][2] with the younger components aged no more than a few million years.


This image was a combination of 176 images @ 5 minutes each, for a total of 880 minutes or 14.6666 hours. This is another false color image using HA, SII and OIII filters.