Astronomy Picture of the Day -- Plane...

Astronomy Picture of the Day -- Planetary Nebula NGC 2818 from Hubble

There are 1 comment on the Free Republic story from Jul 13, 2014, titled Astronomy Picture of the Day -- Planetary Nebula NGC 2818 from Hubble. In it, Free Republic reports that:

Explanation: NGC 2818 is a beautiful planetary nebula, the gaseous shroud of a dying sun-like star.

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“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#1 Jul 14, 2014
Nice pic:

Appears to be ionising a very thick dust shroud surrounding the core nebula.

Have a nice day: Ag

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