IC 410, the Tadpoles Nebula

Click on the image for a full resolution version See this image also on Instagram   IC 410 lies about 12,000 light years away, in the constellation Auriga. This emission nebula surrounds the “recently” formed (4 million years ago) open cluster NGC 1893 (seen just below-left the dark nebulosity located in the center of this … Continue reading IC 410, the Tadpoles Nebula