Hubble picture of the Engraved Hourglass Nebula (also known as MyCn is a young planetary nebula situated in the southern constellation Musca about light-years away from Earth. The formation of the shape of the inner "eye" is not yet fully understood.
I fucking love space! Butterfly Nebula - NGC 6302 lies about light-years away in the arachnologically correct constellation Scorpius.
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In the center of the Cat’s Eye there is a bright and hot star illuminating the surrounding nebula.
thedemon-hauntedworld: Helix Nebula Credit: Cosmos Looks like an eye
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.
Cat's Eye Nebula
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope imagery: The Cat's Eye Nebula, one of the first planetary nebulae discovered, also has one of the most complex forms known to this kind of nebula. Eleven rings, or shells, of gas make up the Cat's Eye.
The Hourglass Nebula, light years away, has a pinched-in-the-middle look because the winds that shape it are weaker at the centre. You see the Breath/Wind is everywhere
Halo of the Cat's Eye Credit & Copyright: R. Corradi (Isaac Newton Group), Nordic Optical Telescope Explanation: The Cat's Eye Nebula (NGC is one of the best known planetary nebulae in the sky.
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NASA Butterfly Nebula (NGC Located in the constellation Scorpius, the structure of this nebula is one of the most fragile and complex that has ever been studied. The butterfly shape has lead scientists to name it's structure a "bipolar structure.
This infrared image from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope shows the Helix nebula, a cosmic starlet often photographed by amateur astronomers for its vivid colors and eerie resemblance to a giant eye. 36 / 40 Photo by Comets Kick up Dust in Helix Nebula;
Nebulosa de Estrelas e gases coloridos - Nebula of Stars and Colorful Gas - Long, Tall, Vertical Pins
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The Butterfly Nebula! NGC 6302, also called the Bug Nebula, Butterfly Nebula, is a bipolar planetary nebula in the constellation Scorpius. The structure in the nebula is among the most complex ever observed in planetary nebulae.