jul 302013
 
Anne's Image of the Day: The Fetus Nebula

July 30, 2013 The Fetus Nebula, a planetary nebula in Cygnus Image Credit & Copyright: Don Goldman, Astrodon Imaging (http://www.astrodonimaging.com) in collaboration with Dietmar Hagar (http://www.stargazer-observatory.com) and Paul Mortfield (http://www.backyardastronomer.com) The Fetus Nebula (NGC 7008) is a planetary nebula of about 1.3 light-year across, located some 2,800 light-years away from Earth in the northern constellation [continue reading]