The Seagull Nebula (IC 2177, the wings and NGC 2327,the head)

 
The Seagull Nebula (IC 2177, the wings and NGC 2327,the head)

The Seagull Nebula consists of IC 2177 (the wings), a region of nebulosity and NGC 2327 (the head),a roughly circular HII region centered on the Be star HD 53367, some 3,650 light-years away between the constellations Monoceros.and Canis Major.

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