IC 434 – NGC 2024 – B33

Explanation: IC 434 is an emission nebula in the constellation of Orion , thanks to its presence , you can see the famous Horsehead Nebula , a dark cloud (Barnard 33 ), which is superimposed on our line of sight. It …

Garrad – NGC 4236

Explanation: at the 13-14-15, on the nights of March 2012, the comet Garrad in his long journey while he was away AIn the ground, passing through the star fields of the constellation of the Dragon, approached prospectively the spiral galaxy …

NGC 2237-8-9

Explanation: The Rosette Nebula is not the only cosmic cloud of gas and dust to evoke the imagery of flowers — but it is the most famous. At the edge of a large molecular cloud in Monoceros, some 5,000 light …

Barnard 211-213

Explanation: about 450 light-years from Earth in the constellation Taurus (the Bull) there’s a hydrogen filament filled with newborn stars that are hidden from view by interstellar dust. It’s the sky fascination. Skywatcher 80 ED f6  Orion Atlas EQ-G mount CCD …

LBN 552 in Cepheus

Explanation: Within the northern constellation of Cepheus and to the many regions of nebular emission there are many in which molecular hydrogen is not shining the light of young people just appear as dark clouds. The image shows a small …

NGC 7822 Cepheus

Explanation:  Hot, young stars and cosmic pillars of gas and dust seem to crowd into NGC 7822. At the edge of a giant molecular cloud toward the northern constellation Cepheus, the glowing star forming region lies about 3,000 light-years away. …

Messier 45, Melotte 22

Explanation: Perhaps the most well-known open cluster in the sky, the bright stars of the Pleiades can be seen without binoculars even from light pollution of the city. With a long exposure of a dark place, however, the cloud of …

Messier 33

Explanation:  M33 is a prominent nearby spiral galaxy,  M33 is one of the larger members of the  Local Group dominate of two massive  spiral galaxies:  M31 and our  Milky Way.   M33 is the only other spiral galaxy known in …

VdB 13-16

Explanation: This composition in stardust covers almost 2 degrees on the sky, close to the border of the zodiacal constellation Aries and the plane of our Milky Way Galaxy. At the lower right of the gorgeous skyscape is a dusty …

Sh2-264

  Explanation : Region of the Lambda Orionis is a complex of molecular clouds and H II regions visible in the direction of the northern part of the constellation Orion , a part of the outer regions of the large …