20 June 2012

NGC 6820 & 6823 in HaR(Ha)GB

NGC 6820 & 6823 in HaR(Ha)GB

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NGC 6820 is an emission nebula that surrounds open cluster NGC 6823 in Vulpecula, near M27, the Dumbbell Nebula. The nebula NGC 6820 is also called Sharpless catalog Sh 2-86.