The Trifid Nebula (wide field)

posted: 2972 days ago, on Friday, 2009 Jun 05 at 08:22
tags: astronomy, astrophotography, deep sky, Lucas Ferreira.

The Trifid Nebula (wide field)

Contributor: Lucas Ferreira

Homepage: http://www.Lucastronomy.co.za

This image, 115' wide, includes the open cluster NGC 6531 (Messier 21) at the top-right of the frame, and the brighter stars of the cluster Ruprecht 139 at lower left.

nothing more to see. please move along.