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Fraser
2011-Oct-23, 07:10 AM
This beautiful photo of the Prawn Nebula was submitted to us by Graham through the Bad Astronomy and Universe Today Forum. The Prawn Nebula, also known as IC 4628, is an emission nebula located south of Antares at an estimated distance of 6,000 light-years. The nebula is also cataloged as Gum 56 for Australian astronomer [...]

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