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Cloud of Dust

Credit: Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope/Coelum
Friday, July 31, 2015: Barnard 92 consists of interstellar gas in a dense cloud which blocks the background light, as it floats in front of an extended…Read More »





hydrogen emission nebula. Dust intermixed with the gas absorbs and scatters starlight through a reflection effect, revealing the three-dimensional structures of the cloud. Image released July 2015.

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