5134 is the nebula directly associated with the open cluster NGC
7129 (lower center right). They lie approximately 3,300 light years
away in the constellation of Cepheus , the King. IC 5134 is an active
star-forming region that contains several Herbig-Haro objects (narrow
gas emissions associated with newly formed stars).
open star cluster located at the upper left of the frame is NGC
7142. Although it is visually close to IC 5134/NGC 7129, it lies
nearly twice as far (approximately 6,200 light years) away.