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Anne's Image of the Day: The Fried Egg Nebula

October 26, 2013 The Fried Egg Nebula Image Credit: ESO/E. Lagadec The Fried Egg Nebula is a nebula of 600 – 800 light-years across surrounding IRAS 17163-3907, which is probably a rare yellow hypergiant star, located some 13,000 light-years away from Earth in the southern constellation of Scorpius (the Scorpion). After burning all their hydrogen [continue reading]