Amateur Images of the Ring Nebula Rival Views from Space Telescopes - Universe Today
The Ring Nebula is a planetary nebula about 2,000 light-years from Earth and measures roughly 1 light-year across. It is located in the constellation Lyra, and is a popular target for amateur astronomers. But this new image, done as a collaboration between amateur astronomers Terry Hancock of Michigan and Fred Herrmann of Alabama, is amazing, … Continue reading "Amateur Images of the Ring Nebula Rival Views from Space Telescopes"
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