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.
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