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Ring Nebula M57 Best of AOP Planetary Nebulae Science

Ring Nebula M57 Best of AOP Planetary Nebulae Science


Zoom way out, and Hubble's new pic of the Ring Nebula (M57) looks like the usual color pictures we know. Click for large image (3.1 MB).

The Ring Nebula, M57

... Ring reveals thin, dim outer shells that the central star threw off before it performed its more radical final disrobing. Many other planetary nebulae ...

Amateur image of the Orion Nebula taken with a Sony Alpha a6300 camera, by Bryan

M57 - The Ring Nebula

Technically a better description of this "bubble" of gas is something a bit more cylindrical. In this case we are looking down the major axis (shaft) of the ...

Ring Nebula (M57) | Recent Photos The Commons Getty Collection Galleries World Map App

Ring Nebula (M57) | m57 the ring nebula hubble legacy archive image 1 m57

M13, the Great Globular Cluster in Hercules

M57: A new view from three telescopes

Helix Planetary Nebula, NGC 7293

This is the Orion nebula, which is one out of many amazing nebulae you can

M57 iPhone 6 Case - M57, The Ring Nebula by Robert Gendler

My 2nd attempt at photographing the Ring Nebula last night ...

Ring Nebula (M57) | Caption: M57 Planetary Nebula

... Soap Bubble Planetary Nebulae, PN G75.5+1.7

Crab Nebula (M1), another nebulae you can observe!

NGC 2440. '

The Eye of God~~Dust and the Helix Nebula ~ Dust makes this cosmic eye look red. The eerie Spitzer Space Telescope image shows infrared radiation from the ...

M57 iPhone 6 Case - The Ring Nebula by Robert Gendler

NGC 7026, "The Cheeseburger Nebula", a planetary nebula in the constellation Cygnus

Nebula | Infrared image of the Trifid Nebula - M20.

M57 iPhone 6 Case - The Ring Nebula, Messier 57 by Science Source

A few examples of Planetary Nebula:

M57 Ring Nebula

Little Ghost Planetary Nebula, NGC 6369

The Ring Nebula (M27)

Star Hopping #3 - Find the Ring Nebula, the Dumbbell Nebula, and M15

20 Am (Cst) January 6, 1999 Photo No.: Stsci-Prc99

Extrasolar: Non-Messier Nebulae

Ring Nebula (M57) | 5303151590_1e4c9a85b8_z.jpg

Ring Nebula (M57) | The Ring Nebula, M57

Horsehead Nebula silhouetted by IC 434, another example of amazing nebulae you can observe.



Ant Nebula (Menzel 3) Ant Planetary Nebulae, Menzel 3

Bright nebulae and brilliant star clusters sparkle along the dark dust lanes of the Milky Way Galaxy. Taken from Cerro Paranal, Chile, this image, ...

Ring Nebula (M57) | M57 Ring Nebula

This very faint planetary nebula marks the end stages of a star similar to our Sun. In about five billion years, our Sun will undergo a similar process, ...


NGC 6543, "The Cat's Eye Nebula", a planetary nebula in the constellation

... Bug Planetary Nebula, NGC 6302

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Abell 39 Abell 39 Planetary Nebulae

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I did a rough approximation

NGC 6826 aka Caldwell 15, a planetary nebula in the constellation Cygnus

Western portion of the Veil Nebula


Orion Nebula - Hubble 2006 mosaic 18000.jpg

Minimum credit line: Ken Hotelling and David Whigham/Flynn Haase/NOAO/AURA/NSF

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Reflection nebula NGC 7023

... IC 4406 Planetary Nebulae

A collage created from (100) of our planetary nebulae all are presented north up and at apparent size relative to one another.

... The Infrared Helix Planetary Nebula

Image via Fred Espanak. Used with permission.

Orion Nebula

The Small Magellan Cloud, a dwarf irregular satellite galaxy of the Milky Way

NGC2024(Flame ...

Planetary Nebula NGC 7027: A Sun-Like Star Burning Out

Rosette Nebula is east of Orion in the stellar wilderness known as Monoceros.

M27, the 'Dumbell Nebula'

M27, "The Dumbbell Nebula", a planetary nebula located in the constellation Vulpecula

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Observing report: Saturday night stargazing on Mount Baldy

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Nebula | NASA - Stellar Nursery in the Rosette Nebula

M57: The Ring Nebula


Busy Bees

Ring Nebula (NGC 6720 or M57) 36x80 inches Mixed media on pine board.


NGC 2440

The Ring Nebula in narrowband. A combination of H-alpha, OIII, and

Deee92 ...

M57 Ring Nebula

Minimum credit line: Mike O'Connor, Tristan Dilapo and Gary Kielich /Adam Block/NOAO/AURA/NSF

Here's a composite of Jupiter and the Galilean moons – the planet was overexposed in the original to get the moons to show up, so I replaced it with the ...

... M57 the Ring Nebula will look like this ...

planetary nebulae (astrophoto16) Tags: nebuleuse planetaire nebula planetary zwo asi224mc newton telescope astrophoto. M57 ...

Magnitude 8.8 Ring Nebula is the well-known planetary nebula located at a distance of

Bug Planetary Nebula, NGC 6302

This planetary nebula is often called the "Ghost of Jupiter" since it is fairly large and round, though MUCH dimmer than its namesake.

Messier Monday: A Star-Forming Spiral, M61 – Starts With A Bang! – Medium

Ring Nebula (NGC 6720 or M57) 36x80 inches Mixed media on pine board.

I think the problem might be the Star Walk app I use which depicts the M57 as quite big ... see the attached screen shot to show what I mean .

This planetary nebula, sometimes nicknamed the Blue Flash Nebula, is located about 3000 light-years away in the constellation Delphinus.


NGC 6563. This planetary nebula ...

NGC 246 is a rather lonely and large planetary nebula in Cetus. In this example the distorted sphere of gas has many thin and thicker regions giving it an ...

An important clue that this is something I should be thinking about came when I first observed M97 and M108. Here are two objects of roughly equal ...

Image of the Month. NGC 7027. Planetary Nebula NGC7027

California nebula

click to see screenshot

Minimum credit line: Mike Durkin and Lily Joe/Adam Block/NOAO/AURA/NSF

Helix Planetary Nebula, NGC 7293