Heart Nebula - IC 1805

The Heart Nebula is a bright emission nebula in the constellation Cassiopeia. It is located at a distance of about 7500 light years in the Perseus arm of the Milky Way Galaxy. The Heart Nebula glows in the light of ionized hydrogen due to the newly formed hot stars embedded in it.

Wide Angle of Heart Nebula shows this object at a lower power.

For a different view of this object using the Takahashi E-180 Astrograph see Heart Nebula (TAK E180).

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Heart Nebula - IC 1805

Heart Nebula
Heart Nebula - IC 1805
Nikkor 180
2011 Jan 25

Heart Nebula
Heart Nebula - IC 1805
TAK E180
2011 Jan 31

Heart Nebula
Heart Nebula - IC 1805
ASA N12
2013 Dec 31







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