Thor’s Helmet nebula

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Rafael Compassi

Presidente Lucena – Brazil

Skywatcher 8″ F/5
Canon T1i
52x300s ISO1600
Astronomik CLS CCD clip filter

The nebula has an overall bubble shape, but with complex filamentary structures. The nebula contains several hundred solar masses of ionised material, plus several thousand more of unionised gas

2017-02-25T00:00:00

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