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Sandra Bru_7_galaxy
Sandra Brunenn

• 1 year ago

The Butterfly nebula, NGC 6302, lies about 4,000 light-years away in the constellation Scorpius.

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The Trifid Nebula. A 'stellar nursery', 9,000 light years from here, it is where new stars are being born

This 12 billion year old cluster of stars is known as Messier 15, and is located some 35 000 light-years away in the constellation of Pegasus. Photo by NASA

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NGC 281: The Pacman Nebulae

milletseed butterflys

Waterfall Nebula

Cat's Eye Nebula

NGC 2174

Solar flare

It’s stars versus gas mountains in NGC 2174 and the stars are winning. More precisely, the energetic light and winds from massive newly formed stars are evaporating and dispersing the dark stellar nurseries in which they formed. The structures of NGC 2174 are actually much thinner than air and only appear as mountains due to relatively small amounts of opaque interstellar dust. A lesser known sight in the nebula-rich constellation Orion, NGC 2174 can be found with binoculars near the he...

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