Astronomy Picture of the Day -- L Ori...

Astronomy Picture of the Day -- L Ori and the Orion Nebula

There are 1 comment on the Free Republic story from Feb 3, 2013, titled Astronomy Picture of the Day -- L Ori and the Orion Nebula. In it, Free Republic reports that:

Explanation: This esthetic close-up of cosmic clouds and stellar winds features LL Orionis , interacting with the Orion Nebula flow.

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“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#1 Feb 4, 2013
I like the Hyperbolic bow shock seen in the photo. Star is LL orionis but is not in my list of variables of Orion,(my book lists only the bright easy to spot stars.

Still no idea of spectrum, and mass of the star.

Have a nice day: Ag

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