Horseheid Nebula

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Horseheid Nebula
Dark nebula
Barnard 33.jpg
The entire neighborhuid o the nebula. The reflection nebula NGC 2023 is in the bottom left corner an the nebula itsel near the centre, in the shape o the heid o a horse.
Observation data: J2000.0 epoch
Richt ascension05h 40m 59.0s
Declination−02° 27′ 30.0"
Distance1.5 kly ly
Apparent dimensions (V)8 × 6 arcmins
Notable featursResembles a horse's heid
DesignationsBarnard 33,
LDN 1630,
See also: Leets o nebulae

The Horseheid Nebula (an aa known as Barnard 33) is a dark nebula in the constellation Orion.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Arnett, Bill (2000). "Horsehead Nebula". Retrieved July 21, 2014.