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Western Veil Nebula | by rainambon
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Western Veil Nebula

Can you see the witch? Also known as the witchbroom nebula or the western veil nebula, I prefer the later.

 

It is a remnant of a supernova that exploded around 6,000 BC and the distance is about 1,470 light years.

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Uploaded on August 16, 2018