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Anne's Image of the Day: The Wreath Nebula

January 1, 2014 The Wreath Nebula, an emission nebula in Perseus Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/WISE Team The Wreath Nebula (also known as Barnard 3 or IRAS Ring G159.6-18.5) is an emission nebula and H II region of about 22 light-years across (ring diameter), located only some 1,000 light-years away within our Milky Way galaxy in the Perseus [continue reading]