The Universe Today : Orion Nebula

This is a picture of Orion Nebula taken earlier today which we have processed to show some of the great colors of this object.  When you look at Orion through a telescope it will be ghostly green in color. The colors from the telescope are possible only due to long exposure to the light coming from the nebula.

The image below was processed by

Orion Nebula 5th April 2011 (Click to Enlarge)


~ by sydneystargazers on April 5, 2011.

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