Location of Photo:
Ytre Enebakk, Norway
Date/Time of photo:
January and February 2018
Epsilon 180ed, QSI583wsg, Lodestar, EN200 Temma2m
An object often photographed is this region full of ionized hydrogen, the Rosette Nebula. Inside the nebula sits the 5 million year-old open cluster NGC 2244. The cluster and the nebula are around 130 light years in diameter and roughly 5200 light years from earth.