Omega Nebula

The Omega Nebula, M17 with Outline of ACS Image (ground-based image).


Copyright © Anglo-Australian Observatory. Photograph by David Malin

About the Image

Release date:30 April 2002, 15:00
Related releases:heic0206
Size:800 x 600 px

About the Object

Name:Messier 17, NGC 6618, Omega Nebula
Type:• Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Star Formation
Distance:5500 light years

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