Pictures of nebula NGC 1333
Images of NGC 1333 and facts about the beautiful reflection nebula.
NGC 1333 is a reflection nebula located 1,000 lightyears away in the constellation Perseus.
The glow from these scorching hot young stars is what illuminates NGC 1333 and makes it such a beautiful deep-sky target to observe and photograph.
NGC 1333 was discovered by by German astronomer Eduard Schönfeld in 1855.
Below is a selection of images of nebula NGC 1333 captured by astrophotographers and BBC Sky at Night Magazine readers.