Iris Nebula  (NGC 7023 and Caldwell 4)

The Iris Nebula, also NGC 7023 and Caldwell 4, is a bright reflection nebula in the constellation Cepheus. NGC 7023 is actually the cluster within the nebula and the nebula is lit by a magnitude +7 Star.

Location: Harold Campbell , Florida Everglades

Exposures: 18 exposures, 600 sec, One Shot Color

Date: 8/8/2012


  1. Scope:Orion ED80,
  2. Camera: SXV-H9C
  3. Mount: Orion Atlas EQ
  4. Guider: Orion Awesome Autoguider Package
  5. Processed:  Maxim and Photoshop