“ This is a deep image of the Sword of Orion - the three stars that make up the weapon hanging off the belt of this famous celestial hunter. The image showcases the amazing mix of physical and optical.
night breathes sweet soft vastness — Jack Kerouac, from Book of Sketches
Emission nebula: NGC 6334 (also known as the Cat's Paw Nebula, Bear Claw Nebula and Gum is located in the constellation Scorpius. It was discovered by astronomer John Herschel in who observed it from the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa.