• Constellation: Cygnus
  • Right Ascension: 20h 59m 17.1s
  • Declination: +44° 31′ 44″
  • Distance: 2,590 ly

NGC 7000 North American Nebula a large emission nebula located in Cygnus. The nebula resembles a map of North America, with the dark lower center being the Gulf of Mexico, Mexico located in lower part of the image stretching around to Florida. The nebula and the joining Pelican Nebula in the top right are ionized by a hot O type star in the center. 

  • Telescope: EDT 80mm Reftactor
  • Camera: ZWO A071 Color