Zoom-in on the Ghost Nebula

This video zooms in on the emission and reflection nebula IC 63 — nicknamed the Ghost Nebula — about 550 light-years away. It starts with a view of the night sky as seen from the ground. It then zooms through observations from the Digitized Sky Survey 2, and ends with a view of the nebula obtained with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.


Hubble, Digitized Sky Survey 2, N. Risinger (skysurvey.org). Music: Astral Electronic.

About the Video

Release date:25 October 2018, 16:00
Related releases:heic1818
Duration:50 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:IC 63
Type:Early Universe : Nebula : Appearance : Reflection
Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region

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