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Hubble Cone Nebula Photo

This photo from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope shows an ominous pillar of gas and dust known as the Cone Nebula. The image shows the top portion of the nebula that is 2.5 light years in height. The Cone Nebula is 2,500 light-years from Earth in the Monoceros constellation. The red halo of light seen around the pillar is caused when ultraviolet radiation causes hydrogen gas in the nebula to glow.

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Cygnus-X: The Inner Workings of a Nearby Star Factory

La Nebulosa Roseta (o NGC 2237), en la constelación de Monoceros. Está a unos 5200 años-luz de la Tierra y tiene unos 130 años-luz de diámetro.

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