||Not much information exists about this nebula. Aside from its unusual
shape, which is probably partly due to our perspective, this nebula exhibits
bright colors and extended nebulosity. These outer filaments extend 2-3 times
the diameter of the bright inner portion. Perhaps the radiation from nearby
stars are affecting this nebula's outer structure.
|L R G B color production was used to create this image.||
Minimum credit line: Lisa Dombrow and Phil Terry/Adam Block/NOAO/AURA/NSF
Ray and Geoff Weavill/Adam Block/NOAO/AURA/NSF (bottom images)
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