Raymond G. Gregory
Location of Photo:
Siding Spring, Australia
Date/Time of photo:
Takahashi Sky 90, SBIG ST 2000, Paramount ME
Emission nebula in Scorpius (Sagittarius Arm. of Milky Way), 6000 ly, did. 250 ly, app. mag. 7.31. Glowing clusters of young stars illuminate surrounding gas in this stellar nursery.