Tarantula Nebula

The Tarantula Nebula is the largest and most violent star-forming region in the whole Local Group of galaxies.

This photograph of the nebula, which resides in our neighboring galaxy the Large Magellanic Cloud, was taken by the European Southern Observatory’s Wide Field Imager.

Published in: on May 19, 2010 at 4:09 pm  Leave a Comment  

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