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Orion nebulae from the Canary Islands. Wide-field single-exposure view of nebulae in the constellation of Orion. These include Barnard's Loop (lower frame). The nebulosity around Meissa (left) is also visible. The nebulae within the Loop are the Great Orion Nebula (M42), the Flame Nebula, and the Horsehead Nebula. The Running Man Nebula and M78 are also visible. The bright blue star Rigel, at Orion's knee, is at right, and the red star Betelgeuse, at Orion's shoulder, is at left. Photographed in October from La Palma in the Canary Islands.
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