Horseheid Nebula

Frae Wikipedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
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 ascension 05h 40m 59.0s
Declination −02° 27′ 30.0"
Distance 1.5 kly ly
Apparent dimensions (V) 8 × 6 arcmins
Constellation Orion
Notable featurs Resembles a horse's heid
Designations Barnard 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.