IC1318 Region  
Scope: Deep Sky Instruments RC10c 254mm @ f/7.4 Corrected Ritchey Chretien  
Camera: Q453HR CCD Labs- One Shot Color Camera 
Total Exposure: 2.8 hours 11 x 15 min. unbinned
September 2011: Chico, California, USA 
Comments: IC 1318, is the diffuse emission nebula surrounding the star Sadr, not visible in this image. This is a vast region of emission nebulosity excited by hot young stars and separated by dark lanes of dust.