NGC 6188 is an emission nebula located about 4000 ly away in the constellation Ara. The bright open cluster NGC visible to the naked eye, is responsible for a region of reflection nebulosity w/in NGC 6188
in the LMC - Southern part of the spectacular H II region in the Large Magellanic Cloud. The green color indicates areas that are particularly hot. The field measures x square arcminutes. North is up and East is left.
amazing photo of the Orion nebula's center, a cloud of gas and dust known as The work was created by Adam Block at the Mount Lemon Sky Center observatory in Arizona. Image: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona