Explore North America, Heavens, and more!

The prominent ridge of emission featured in this image is known as the Cygnus Wall. Part of a larger emission nebula with a distinctive shape popularly called The North America Nebula, the ridge spans about 10 light-years. The North America Nebula itself, NGC 7000, is about 1,500 light-years away. Image Credit: Martin Pugh

thedemon-hauntedworld: “Along the Cygnus Wall The prominent ridge of emission featured in this vivid skyscape is known as the Cygnus Wall. Part of a larger emission nebula with a distinctive shape popularly called The North America Nebula, the ridge.

Nebula N159 spans over 150 light-years and is located in the neighboring Large Magellanic Cloud galaxy, about 170,000 light years away. Visible in the above picture are bright newborn stars, dark filaments of dust, and red-glowing hydrogen gas. Torrential stellar winds from hot, newborn, massive stars within the nebula sculpt ridges, arcs, and filaments in the vast cloud, which is over 150 light-years across.

- PAPILLON NEBULA in LMC Nebula spans over 150 light-years and is located in the neighboring Large Magellanic Cloud galaxy - Hubble

astronomy, outer space, space, universe, stars, nebulas

I am so in love with space. There's something euphoric about sitting and watching the stars. So mysterious and vast. All the millions of galaxies and planets. It's amazing.

˚In the Carina Nebula

Even our galaxy itself is a mere speck in a larger structure, which was just revealed for the first time by a group of scientists who created a map of more than

Emission Nebula in Scorpio - ngc6357 | Sometimes called the … | Flickr

Sometimes called the Devil's head and sometimes the Lobster Nebula, it has no official name apart from the New General Catalog designation 2011 Malin Awards - Highly Commended

The Wizard Nebula ~ NGC 7380 is an open cluster discovered by Caroline Herschel…

IC The Heart. Located in the Perseus arm of the Galaxy in the constellation Cassiopeia, this is an emission nebula showing glowing gas and darker dust lanes, formed by plasma of ionized hydrogen and free electrons.

Pelican Nebula

Stars open among the lilies. Are you not blinded by such expressionless sirens? This is the silence of astounded souls. - Sylvia Plath, “Crossing the Water”

#Nebula #nebulas #stars #Spacedust

Oh, such a beautiful purple and blue nebulae. I need to be careful that we don't go too 'deep space'. It's more sky and stars. But still, this is nice.

A nebula - 170,000 light years away (One of a series of images taken by the Hubble telescope via Reuters.)

I want this as a sleeve tattoo. A nebula - light years away (One of a series of images taken by the Hubble telescope via Reuters.

Dust Mountains in the Carina Nebula

Hubble Image of NGC 3324 Located in the Southern Hemisphere, NGC 3324 is at the northwest corner of the Carina Nebula (NGC home of the Keyhole Nebula and the active, outbursting star Eta Carinae. The entire Carina Nebula complex is located at.

Orion Nebula Panorama 8x10inch Fine Art by DeepSpacePhotography, $9.00

Orion Nebula Panorama Fine Art Astronomy Print on Glossy Paper

Pinterest
Search