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Index - Nebulae: Dark Nebulae


From Calendar Year 2011

Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 January 21:
Alnitak, Alnilam, Mintaka
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 February 09:
NGC 2174: Stars Versus Mountains
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 February 15:
The North America Nebula in Infrared
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 February 24:
NGC 1999: South of Orion
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 March 04:
NGC 6914 Nebulae
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 April 27:
The Dark Tower in Scorpius
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Molecular Cloud Barnard 163
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The Great Carina Nebula
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Stars and Dust Across Corona Australis
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Herschel's Cocoon
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Ghost of the Cepheus Flare
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In Wolf's Cave
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Sh2-239: Celestial Impasto
 


Previous Years

Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2002 January 08:
Thackeray's Globules
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2002 October 06:
The Lagoon Nebula in Three Colours
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A Gemini Sky
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Young Star, Dark Cloud
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2004 May 29:
Cone Nebula Close Up
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2005 August 23:
NGC 281: The Pacman Nebula
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2005 September 08:
IC 1396 in Cepheus
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2005 September 30:
IC 1396 H-Alpha Close-Up
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Hydrogen and Dust in the Rosette Nebula
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Eta and Keyhole in the Carina Nebula
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Star EGGs in the Eagle Nebula
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A Pelican in the Swan
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Dust Pillars of the Carina Nebula
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The Milky Way Near the Southern Cross
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Sagittarius Triplet
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CG4: A Ruptured Cometary Globule
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The Colorful Clouds of Rho Ophiuchi
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Northern Cygnus
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A Milky Way Band
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The Elephant's Trunk in IC 1396
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Trifid Pillars and Jets
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Dark Clouds of the Carina Nebula
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The Southern Cross in a Southern Sky
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M16 and the Eagle Nebula
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The Heart and Soul Nebulas
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The Elephant's Trunk in IC 1396
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Thackerays Globules
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Orion's Belt Continued
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NGC 1333 Stardust
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Dark Markings of the Sky
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East of Antares
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Molecular Cloud Barnard 68
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The North America and Pelican Nebulae
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The Dark River to Antares
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2009 August 19:
IC 1396 and Surrounding Starfield
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Gigagalaxy Zoom: Galactic Center
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Deep Auriga
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M16: Pillars of Creation
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Dust Pillar of the Carina Nebula
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The Magnificent Horsehead Nebula
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Dark Clouds of the Carina Nebula
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NGC 7822 in Cepheus
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Flame Nebula Close-Up
 


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