November 2004 - The Horsehead nebula

Calendar Nov 2004

Rising from a sea of dust and gas like a giant sea horse, the Horsehead nebula is one of the most photographed objects in the sky. The American-European Hubble Space Telescope took a close-up look at this heavenly icon, revealing the cloud's intricate structure.

Credit:

NASA, NOAO, ESA and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

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