Boomerang Nebula, also known as Bow Tie Nebula, Centaurus Bipolar Nebula, ESO 172-7, 2MASS J12444609-5431133, and LEDA 3074547, is a Protoplanetary Nebula located in The Centaurus Constellation. Boomerang Nebula is located 5000 Light Years from Earth. Boomerang Nebula has a radius of 1 Light Years and a temperature of 1 Kelvin. Boomerang Nebula is believed to be evolving into a Planetary Nebula. In 1,500 years, around 1.5 of the mass of our Sun has been lost by the central star of the Boomerang Nebula in an ejection process known as a bipolar outflow. This star is a current, a red giant. Boomerang Nebula was discovered in 1980 by Astronomer Keith Taylor and Michael Scarrot.
Cleopatra's Eye, also known as 2MASX J04141578-1244216, IRAS 04119-1251, PN G 206.4-40.5, PK 206-40.1, dML87 112, UITBOC 627, VERA J0414-1244 and NGC 1535, is a Planetary Nebula located in the Erindanus Constellation. Cleopatra's Eye is located 5500 Light Years to 7500 Light Years from Earth. Cleopatra's Eye was discovered on February 1st, 1785 by German-Born British Astronomer William Herschel.
Ant Nebula, also known as Chamber of Horrors, Menzel 3, Mz 3 and ESO 225-9, is a Planetary Nebula located in The Norma Constellation. Ant Nebula is located around 8000 Light Years from Earth. Ant Nebula has a radius of 1 Light Years, granting it the name Ant, plus it looks like an ant. Its most known feature is three nested pairs of bipolar lobes. Ant Nebula is expanding exponentially at a rate of 50 km/s. Ant Nebula was discovered in 1922 by American Astronomer Donald Howard Menzel.
Soccer Ball Nebula
Soccer Ball Nebula, also known as The Soccer Ball and Kronberger 61, is a planetary nebula in the Cygnus Constellation. Soccer Ball Nebula is believed to 13000 Light Years from Earth, Soccer Ball Nebula was discovered in January 2011 by Austrian Amateur Astronomer Mattias Kronberger.
Blue Flash Nebula
Blue Flash Nebula, also known as NGC 6905, is a planetary nebula in the Delphinus Constellation. Blue Flash Nebula is located 7500 Light Years from Earth. Blue Flash Nebula has a central star which has a surface temperature of 150 Kelvin. Blue Flash Nebula was discovered in 1784 by German-Born British Astronomer William Herschel.
Fetus Nebula, also known as NGC 7008 and PK 93+5.2, is a Planetary Nebula located in The Cygnus Constellation. Fetus Nebula is located more than 2800 Light Years from Earth. Fetus Nebula has a radius of approximately 0.5 Light Years and a diameter of 1 Light Year. This tiny size is what gives it the name Fetus Nebula. Fetus Nebula was discovered in 1787 in Slough, England by German-Born Bristish Astronomer William Herschel.
Oyster Nebula, also known as NGC 1501, PK 144+6.1, PN G 144.5+06.5, GC 801, CS 14.4 and H 4.53, is a planetary nebula located inside The Camelopardalis Constellation. Oyster Nebula is about 4240 Light Years from Earth. Oyster Nebula was discovered in 1787 by German-Born British Astronomer Frederick William Herschel.
Pac-Man Nebula, also known as Skull Nebula, NGC 246, Caldwell 56, HIP 3678, PMN J0047-1152, 2E 178, PN VV4 and IRAS 00445-1207, is a planetary nebula located in The Cetus Constellation. Pac-Man Nebula is located 1600 Light Years from Earth. Pac-Man Nebula has a radius of 2 Light Year to 3 Light Years. The central star of Pac-Man Nebula is a white dwarf called HIP 3678.
Soap Bubble Nebula
Soap Bubble Nebula, also known as PN G75.5+1.7, is a planetary nebula located in The Cygnus Constellation. Soap Bubble Nebula is located around 4000 Light Year to 5000 Light Years from Earth. Soap Bubble Nebula was discovered on July 6th 2008 by an Amateur American Astronomer Dave Jurasevich.
Headphone Nebula, also known as Jones-Emberson 1 and PK164+31.1 is a planetary nebula located in Lynx Constellation. Headphone Nebula is located 1600 Light Years from Earth. Headphone Nebula was discovered in 1939 by American Astronomer Rebecca Jones and American Scientist Richard M. Emberson. Headphone Nebula is known for its central star, a blue white dwarf.
Indus, also known as The Indian, is a constellation in space that borders Grus, Octans, Tucana, Sagittarius, Microscopium, Pavo and Telescopium. Indus has 3 Main Stars and 3 of its star has planets. The brightest star in Indus is The Persian (Alpha Indi).
Information about Indus
Stars located inside Indus are: Alpha Indi (The Persian), Beta Indi, Epsilon Indi, Theta Indi, Delta Indi, Rho Indi, Eta Indi, T Ind, Zeta Indi, Mu Indi, Nu Indi, Iota Indi, WASP-46, ASASSN-V J213939.3-702817.4, Omicron Indi, Gamma Indi, HD 205877, Kappa1 Indi, Pi Indi, WASP-88, HD 202678, Kappa2 Ind, V Ind, R Ind, Y Ind, X Ind, Gliese 833, U Ind, W Ind, S Ind, Gliese 902, Gliese 842 and Z Indi.
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Indus was introduced in 1598 AD by Dutch Astronomer Petrus Plancius.
Footprint Nebula, also known as M1-92, Minkowski 92 and IRAS 19343+2926, is a protoplanetary nebula located in the Cygnus Constellation. Footprint Nebula is located 8000 Light Years. Footprint Nebula has a radius of 0.31 Light Years. Footprint Nebula receives its shape, the lobes illuminating, from a central star.
Blinking Planetary Nebula
Blinking Planetary Nebula, also known as NGC 6826, HD 186924, SAO 31951 and Caldwell 15, is a Planetary Nebula located in the Cygnus Constellation. Blinking Planetary Nebula is located around 2000 Light Years from Earth. Blinking Planetary Nebula has a radius of 0.22 Light Years.
Ghost of Jupiter
Ghost of Jupiter, also known as Jupiter's Ghost, Eye Nebula, NGC 3242, Caldwell 59 and Ghost of Jupiter Nebula, is a Planetary Nebula located in The Hydra Constellation. Ghost of Jupiter is located 4300 Light Years to 5300 Light Years from Earth. Ghost of Jupiter is 2 Light Years longways. Ghost of Jupiter receives its name, Ghost of Jupiter or Jupiter's Ghost, due top its close size to that of Jupiter (Super World). The inner areas of Jupiter's Ghost were formed around 1500 Years ago. Ghost pf Jupiter was discovered on February 7th, 1785 by German-Born British Astronomer William Herschel's Son, British Astronomer Sir John Frederick William Herschel at The Cape of Good Hope, South Africa. It received its title, NGC 3242 in 1888 AD.
Elephant Trunk Nebula
Elephant Trunk Nebula, also known as Elephant's Trunk Nebula, is a Emission Nebula located inside The Cepheus Constellation. Elephant Trunk Nebula is located 2400 Light Years from Earth. Elephant Trunk Nebula is believed to be an area where many young stars, star less than 100,000 Years old, are being brought into form. This is believed due to an infrared image taken of the Elephant Trunk Nebula in 2003.
Tarantula Nebula, also known as Doradas, Dor Nebula, Doradus Nebula and NGC 2070, is an Emission Nebula within a larger nebula, Large Magellanic Cloud. Tarantula Nebula is located 160,000 Light Years from Earth. Tarantula nebula is located inside The Dorado Constellation. Tarantula Nebula has a radius of 931 Light Years. Supernova 1987A is located on the borders of Tarantula Nebula. Tarantula Nebula was discovered around 1751 to 1753 by French Astronomer Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille at The Cape of Good Hope.
Dolphin Nebula, also known as Dolphin Head Nebula, Sharpless 308, Sh2-308, RCW 11 and LBN 1052, is a Emission Nebula located in Canis Major Constellation. Dolphin Nebula is located 4530 Light Years from Earth. Dolphin Nebula has a radius of 30 Light Years and is almost at the center of Canis Major. Dolphin Nebula engulfs the Wolf-Rayet star EZ Canis Majoris. Dolphin Nebula was formed around 70000 Years ago by EZ Canis Majoris. Dolphin Nebula is also known as The Cosmic Bubble due to its bubble-like apperance.
Hercules Galaxy, also known as Hercules A, Herc A and 3C 348 is an Astronomical Radio Source inside The Hercules Constellation. Hercules Galaxy is located 2100 Million Light Years from Earth. Hercules Galaxy was discovered in 1959 in The United Kingdom at Cambridge University in The Cavendish Observatory.
Glowing Eye Nebula
Glowing Eye Nebula, also known as Dandelion Puffball Nebula, NGC 6751, GSC 05140-03497, PK 029-05 1, PN Th 1-J, CSI-06-19031, HD 177656, PMN J1905-0559, PN Sa 2-382, EM* CDS 1043, HuLo 1, PN ARO 101, PN G029.2-05.9, GCRV 11549, IRAS 19032-0604, PN VV' 477, SCM 227, GSC2 S3002210353, 2MASX J19055556-0559327, PN VV 219 and UCAC2 29903231, is a Planetary Nebula located inside The Aquila Constellation. Glowing Eye Nebula is located 6500 Light Years from Earth. Glowing Eye Nebula has a radius of 0.4 Light Years, a diameter of 0.8 Light Years and a surface temperature of 140,000 Kelvin.
Medusa Nebula, also known as Sharpless 2-274, PK 205+14 1 and Abell 21, is a Planetary Nebula located inside The Gemini Constellation. Medusa Nebula is located 1500 Light Years from Earth. Medusa Nebula was discovered in 1955 by American Astronomer George Ogden Abell at The University of California Los Angeles. It was originally thought to have been a Supernova Remnant until 1971 when Soviet Astronomer discovered that it was in fact, a Planetary Nebula.
Frosty Leo Nebula
Frosty Leo Nebula, also known as IRAS 09371+1212, is a Protoplanetary Nebula and a Reflection Nebula located inside The Leo Constellation. Frosty Leo Nebula is best described as a Crystalline Ice, Point Reflection Symmetry Astronomical Object. Frosty Leo Nebula is located 10,000 Light Years from Earth.
Red Rectangle Nebula
Red Rectangle Nebula, also known as HD 44179 and RAFGL 915 is a protoplanetary nebula located in the Monoceros Constellation. Red Rectangle Nebula is located 2.3 Thousand Light Years from Earth. Red Rectangle Nebula is shaped like a Rectangle, hence the name Red Rectangle Nebula.
Little Ghost Nebula
Little Ghost Nebula, also known as NGC 6369 and PK 002+0.5 1, is a Planetary Nebula located in Ophiuchus Constellation. Little Ghost Nebula is located 2000 to 5000 Light Years from Earth. Little Ghost Nebula was discovered by German-Born British Astronomer by William Herschel.
Lemon Slice Nebula
Lemon Slice Nebula, also known as IC 3568, is a Planetary Nebula located in The Camelopardalis Constellation. Lemon Slice Nebula is located around 4500 Light Years from Earth. The Core of Lemon Slice Nebula has a diameter of 0.4 Light Years. Lemon Slice Nebula has an almost perfect circular shape. Lemon Slice Nebula was given its name by American Astronomer James B. Kaler.
Pelican Nebula, also known as IC 5070 and IC 5067, is a Emission Nebula located in The Cygnus Constellation. Pelican Nebula is located 1800 Light Years from Earth.
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