The Orion Nebula (also known as Messier 42, M42, or NGC 1976) is a diffuse nebula situated south of Orion’s Belt. It is one of the brightest nebulae, visible to the naked eye in the night sky, and is about 24 light years across.

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  • retepk
    retepkover 3 years ago

    Amazing shot.

  • Fiery-Fire
    Fiery-Fireover 3 years ago

    very cool composite :)))

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