||NGC 1788 is a reflection nebula in Orion. Gas and dust scatter blue
wavelengths of light and make the overall appearence of this cloud bluish.
Clouds of gas towards Orion Molecular Cloud are all 1000 to 3000
light years away. This is a very short and low-resolution exposure of this
|L R G B color production was used to create this image.|
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(bottom image) Gert Gottschalk and Sibylle Freohlich/Adam Block/NOAO/AURA/NSF
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