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Subject: AGZ0002w6u

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  • les42 by les42

    could this be a gas cloud in the foreground obscurring a spiral in the distance?

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    yes, it is a reflection nebula

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  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    zoomed out image. click on get image, left of screen
    http://skyserver.sdss3.org/dr8/en/tools/chart/chart.asp?ra=84.85668331&dec=-0.60824269

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  • JeanTate by JeanTate

    If you zoom out, you'll see there's extensive foreground #nebulosity
    What's strange about this part of it is that it's so blue!
    #odd #Wow!

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  • les42 by les42

    Yep. Thanks for showing me the skyserver link. Very cool!

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  • Tony_Wei by Tony_Wei

    It's near M78^http://skyservice.pha.jhu.edu/DR8/ImgCutout/getjpeg.aspx?ra=84.85668331&dec=-0.60824269&scale=50.704256&width=512&height=512&o

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  • Alpha_Aurigae by Alpha_Aurigae

    #nebula

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  • leonie_van_vliet by leonie_van_vliet

    #spiral, overtaken by wispy #blue reflection of #nebula beyond...

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