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Pismis 24 and NGC 6357 Two stars orbit one another in the core of the large emission nebula NGC 6357 in Scorpius, about 8,000 light-years away from Earth.

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NGC 2070 kép: HubbleSite.org több csodája a világegyetem következők: AstronomicalWonders.tumblr.com

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The sky (or celestial dome) is everything that lies a certain distance above the surface of the Earth, including the atmosphere and outer space.

NGC 3603 kép: HubbleSite.org több csodája a világegyetem következők: AstronomicalWonders.tumblr.com

The War and Peace Nebula....NGC 6357

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This image from Nasa's Spitzer Space Telescope shows a stellar nursery containing thousand of young stars & developing protostars near the sword of the constellation Orion.

For reasons unknown, NGC 6357 is forming some of the most massive stars ever discovered. The central part of NGC 6357 shown spans about 10 light years and lies about 8,000 light years away toward the constellation of the Scorpion. Credit: NASA