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NGC 6820 & NGC 6823

NGC 6820 is a small reflection nebula near the open cluster NGC 6823 in Vulpecula. The reflection nebula and cluster are embedded in a large faint emission nebula called Sh 2-86. The whole area of nebulosity is often referred to as NGC 6820.

Nebula

& Dust

NGC 6820 CLUSTER

NGC 6820 REFLECTION NEBULA