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  The Pelican Nebula (IC 5070)

The Pelican Nebula (IC 5070)
Image credit: T.A. Rector/University of Alaska Anchorage and NOAO/AURA/NSF

Uploader comment: This image was taken with the KPNO/WIYN 0.9m telescope on May 24, 2002. It shows the “ionization front” in the Pelican nebula, a giant nearby star-formation region.


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