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5th Annual Air & Space Photo Contest
IC1318 (Butterfly Nebula)

The star Sadr (Gamma Cygni) is the center of the Cygnus constellation, where the swan's wings join the body. The 2 bright regions separated by a dark dust lane is also know as the "Butterfly Nebula". NGC6910 is the small open cluster of stars just above Sadr.

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La Center, Washington, United States of America
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Date Taken: 06.2016
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PHOTO LOCATION La Center, Washington, United States of America