Helix Nebula (NGC 7293)

Helix Nebula (NGC 7293)

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Caption: Helix Nebula (NGC 7293). This astronomical object is a planetary nebula, a glowing shell of gas cast off by a star near the end of its life. This planetary nebula, just under 3 light years across, is around 700 light years from Earth in the constellation of Aquarius. This image was obtained on 26 June 2014.

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Keywords: 2014, aquarius, astronomical, astronomy, astrophysical, astrophysics, caldwell 63, dust, gas, glowing, helix nebula, ngc 7293, no-one, nobody, optical, planetary nebula, space, stellar evolution, universe, visible

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