The Helix Nebula in the Constellation Aquarius

Location of the Helix Nebula in the Constellation Aquarius (ground-based image).

Credit:

Akira Fujii

About the Image

NASA caption
Id:heic0307e
Type:Observation
Release date:9 May 2003, 15:00
Related releases:heic0307
Size:585 x 750 px

About the Object

Name:Aquarius, Helix Nebula
Type:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Planetary
Milky Way : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
Distance:700 light years
Category:Nebulae

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