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The Summer Triangle
Our home galaxy the Milky Way stretches across this image of the Summer Triangle formed by the bright stars Vega, Deneb, and Altair. Most of the asterism is taken up by the constellation Cygnus. If you have good eyes you might be able to resolve the North American Nebula just SW of Deneb.
Details
Date Taken: 06/30/2012
Photographer: Aaron C.
Location: Wind Wolves Preserve, CA
Mount: Orion Paragon-Plus XHD Extra Heavy-Duty Tripod
Other Camera: Nikon 1 V1
Processing: Nebulosity 3
Exposure: 1x30 sec

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