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Anne's Picture of the Day: Reflection Nebula VdB 24

May 1, 2013 vdB 24, a reflection nebula in Perseus Image Credit: T.A. Rector (University of Alaska Anchorage) and H. Schweiker (WIYN and NOAO/AURA/NSF) vdB 24 is a faint, blue reflection nebula that lies roughly 1,140 light-years away in the constellation of Perseus, in the same galactic region as the California Nebula ( Sh2-220). The [continue reading]