[M Diffuse Nebula] Diffuse Nebulae

Click icon to view a diffuse nebula from Messier's catalog

The icon shows reflection nebulae in Scorpius around Antares. The globular cluster at the lower right is M4.


Messier's diffuse nebulae: M8, M17, M20, M42, M43, M78.
Moreover, star cluster M16 (NGC 6611) is physically connected with the Eagle Nebula IC 4703, and the Pleiades, M45, contain diffuse reflection nebulae.

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Hartmut Frommert (spider@seds.org)

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