<h3><center> IC 1396</center></h3>

IC 1396

Combination of 5, 150 second images. Modified Canon Digital Rebel DSLR camera.
5" f/5 refractor at prime focus.

IC 1396 is a faint nebula is Cygnus surrounding the open cluster Tr37. It is situated a little less than 10 degrees north of M39 and about 5 degrees south of alpha cephei. The cluster appears as a scattered group of stars. There was no sign of the nebula in a 10" telescope.