IC 59 & IC 63


Object Type: Emission & Reflection Nebulae
Scope: C-9.25" SCT
Exposure 45 minutes



IC 59 and IC 63 are a combination of emission and reflection nebulae.

The blue reflection portion of the nebulosity is illuminated by the light of Gamma Cassiopeiae.


This image was voted best image for September 2010 by  Orion Deep Space Pro user group on Yahoo!