Zoom into NGC 2174

About this video
Duration: 28 seconds

This video zooms in on a collection of pillars along the edge of the star-forming region NGC 2174. The sequence begins with a view of the night sky near the constellation of Gemini and Orion. It then zooms through observations from the Digitized Sky Survey 2, and ends with a view of NGC 2174 obtained by Hubble.


Tags
Astronomical, Emission Nebulae, Hubble Telescope, Illustrative, Nebulae

Credits

Credit: NASA, ESA, and G. Bacon (STScI)

Acknowledgment: A. Fujii, the Digitized Sky Survey 2, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

Publication: March 17, 2014


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