Pismis located at the core of small open star cluster Pismis can be seen in this image provided by NASA and ESA. The star cluster Pismis 24 lies in the core of the large emission nebula NGC 6357 that extends on the arm of the Sagittarius constellation.
The young star cluster NGC 602 in the Small Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy to the Milky Way. This picture covers a region about 200 light years across, and the galaxies seen in the background are hundreds of millions of miles further from us.
A Comet and a ClusterThis beautiful image shows the comet Lovejoy as it moves past the Pleiades Cluster. While the Pleiades Star Cluster has been studied for thousands of years, the comet Lovejoy was only discovered in August of 2014 by the amateur.
NGC 3718 also called Arp is a galaxy located about 52 million light years from Earth in the constellation auras Major. It has a warped s-shape. and it's companion are physically related members of the auras Major Galaxy Cluster
M51 ~ Follow the handle of the Big Dipper away from the dipper's bowl until you get to the handle's last bright star. Then, just slide your telescope a little southwest and you might find this stunning pair of interacting galaxies. NGC 5194 spiral arms and dust lanes clearly sweep in front of its companion galaxy (below), NGC 5195. The pair are about 31 million light-yrs away and officially lie within the small constellation Canes Venatici. (NASA-APOD)
Hubble snaps NGC 5189 The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope celebrates the holiday season with a striking image of the planetary nebula NGC The intricate structure of the stellar eruption looks like a giant and brightly coloured ribbon in space.
War and Peace Nebula NASA Hubble Image Poster 24x36