Object name: VDB126
Designation(s): VDB126, PNPM2, 41,
This field in western Vulpecula is centered on HD 182918, the illuminating star for vdB 126. The Sky has its distance at about 2900 light-years. It is located in the Milky Way but in a dust lane which helps hold down the stars at the same time reddening them quite a bit. Three dark clouds cross the image right to left they are Dobashi 1980, 1982 and 1988.