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The Owl Nebula

23 Apr 2015, 02:04 UTC
The Owl Nebula
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Here is a image of Messier 97 a.k.a The Owl Nebula,located in Ursa Major. It is a planetary nebula caused by a star that shedding it’s layers as it slowly dies. Much like what our sun will be like in 5 billion years.
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