Doradus Region in the Large Magellanic Cloud

This image shows the 30 Doradus Nebula, a turbulent star-birth region in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), a satellite galaxy of our Milky Way.


Anglo-Australian Observatory/Royal Observatory, Edinburgh and David Malin

About the Image

NASA press release
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Release date:29 September 1999, 07:00
Size:713 x 900 px

About the Object

Name:Doradus, Large Magellanic Cloud, LMC
Type:• Local Universe : Nebula

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