IC4628, Prawn Nebula

Photographer
Raymond G. Gregory
Email
Raymondggregory@gmail.com
Location of photo
Siding Spring, Australia
Date/Time of photo
03/16/18
Equipment
Takahashi Sky 90, SBIG ST 2000, Paramount ME
Description
Emission nebula in Scorpius (Sagittarius Arm. of Milky Way), 6000 ly, did. 250 ly, app. mag. 7.31. Glowing clusters of young stars illuminate surrounding gas in this stellar nursery.
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