<h3><center> IC 5146 <br>The Cocoon Nebula</center></h3>

IC 5146
The Cocoon Nebula

Combination of 9, 180 second images. Modified Canon Digital Rebel DSLR camera.
5" f/5 refractor at prime focus.

IC 5146, more commonly known as the Cocoon Nebula, is a small emission nebula set within a large dark dust cloud in Cygnus, about 5 degrees south-east of the open cluster M39. The dust cloud is listed as B168.