Wide-field view of Messier 9 (ground-based image)
This image from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 shows a wide-field view of globular cluster Messier 9 and its surroundings, imaged by a ground-based telescope. The dark patches are clouds of interstellar dust. Immediately to the right of Messier 9 is the dark cloud Barnard 64.
NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2 (Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin)
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|Release date:||16 March 2012, 11:00|
|Size:||7129 x 7143 px|
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