The Cosmic Bat in the Constellation Orion

This chart shows the location of the reflection nebula NGC 1788 in the constellation of Orion (The Hunter). The map includes most of the stars visible to the unaided eye under good conditions, and the region of sky shown in this image is indicated.


ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

About the Image

Release date:14 March 2019, 15:00
Related releases:eso1904
Size:3338 x 4302 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 1788
Type:Unspecified : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation

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