California nebula

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James Robertson

Croydon

Canon 750d astro modified, Skywatcher Esprit 80ed f5/400mm

Part of a large hydrogen gas cloud in the constellation Perseus glows in the radiation of the star Menkib below the nebula. Travelling at the speed of light, it would take 65 years to get from one end of the nebula to the other.

2017-01-02T00:00:00

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