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Reflection Nebulas in Orion
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The nebula M78, near the image center, was first cataloged over 200 years ago. On the upper right is the lesser known NGC 2071.

Credit: NASA APOD

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::SouthernBelleNC
10/15/06 6:08 PM GMT
Makes a nice desktop thanks for sharing. "Caught up" in this beautiful area of space.

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::jswgpb
10/15/06 7:33 PM GMT
Ahh haa I usually go to apod and check there stuff out too now I know where you're gettin' this.LOL Good post Phil, tell you what Orion is one of the best Nebulae out there(that we know of). Thanks bud.
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::anawhisp
10/15/06 8:39 PM GMT
That's the best of Reflection from M78 I have seen so far! Thank you Phil! I have been neglecting APOD, since I've joined Caedes! I'd better go and catch up right now!
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::mimi
10/16/06 3:23 AM GMT
A definitive 'Phil folder favorite'! This makes such a beautiful desktop. It is perfect for star-gazing........I can now enjoy the gorgeous new desktop that I have...compliments of you of course! Once again, many, many heartfelt thanks and also for the other view of Saturn! Whew, those two images of Saturn make me really realize what a small part I am of something bigger! ;=)
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