An image of the Pacman Nebula has been uploaded

Hi all, Another image taken from the Northern Hemisphere has been uploaded. This time, an emission nebula, the Pacman Nebula. This nebula has many peculiarities and I specially like the pillars (neatly pointed to their originators, the massive and hot O and B stars in the cluster nearby) and the many Bok globules. It can […]

A special image has been uploaded. The Trapezium in M42 at High resolution

Hi all, A new image has been uploaded. This time, it is something different: an image of the Trapezium area taken with a 60-inch Ritchey-Chr├ętien f/8 atop Palomar Observatory (focal length 12 meters…). The image covers 10×10 arcmin and the data are very good. You will find it at: Messier 42. The Trapezium Enjoy, Josep

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