McNeil's Nebula

McNeil's Nebula, discovered by amateur astronomy Jay McNeil on 23 January 2004, is a reflection nebula surrounding a newborn star.

Credit:

ESO

About the Image

Id:mcneil
Type:Observation
Release date:3 December 2009, 23:18
Size:1615 x 958 px

About the Object

Name:McNeil's Nebula
Type:• Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Reflection
• X - Nebulae
Distance:1300 light years

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