In this iconic nebula, a horse's head and neck appears to emerge from whitecaps of interstellar foam. Hubble's infrared instruments vision shows thits well-known featurese horse in a new light.
Hubble takes you on a journey through space and time in the Cosmic Tours video collection.
Still image of the Horsehead Nebula courtesy of NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA); Zoom-in to the Horsehead Nebula with 3-D visualization courtesy of NASA, ESA, and G. Bacon, T. Borders, L. Frattare, Z. Levay, and F. Summers (Viz 3D Team, STScI); Music courtesy of Yesh Music (ASCAP);
NASA, ESA, and STScI
Publication: September 27, 2018