Photos of Deep Space

Many of the photographs in this entry are from APOD, Astronomy Photo of the Day [recommended] or the NASA Image of the Day [also recommended].

APOD 2012 January 9 – Facing NGC 6946

2012 January 9
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Facing NGC 6946
Composite Image Data – Subaru Telescope (NAOJ) and Robert Gendler; Processing – Robert Gendler

APOD 2012 January 7 – Grand Spiral Galaxy NGC 1232

2012 January 7
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Grand Spiral Galaxy NGC 1232
Image Credit: FORS, 8.2-meter VLT Antu, ESO

APOD 2011 November 26 – Pelican Nebula Close Up

2011 November 26
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Pelican Nebula Close-up
Image Credit & Copyright: Martin Pugh

APOD 2011 November 13 – The Butterfly Nebula from Hubble

2011 November 13
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The Butterfly Nebula from Hubble
Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team

APOD 2011 October 29 – Spiral Galaxy NGC 3370 from Hubble

2011 October 29
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 3370 from Hubble
Image Credit: NASA, ESA, Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA); Acknowledgement: A. Reiss et al. (JHU)

APOD 2011 October 25 – IC 1805 The Heart Nebula in HDR

2011 October 25
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IC 1805: The Heart Nebula in HDR
Image Credit & Copyright: Daniel Verloop (Beursacademie)

APOD 2011 September 22 – Arp 272

2011 September 22
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Arp 272
Credit: Hubble Legacy Archive, ESA, NASA; Processing Martin Pugh

APOD 2011 September 21 – Pleiades Deep Field

2011 September 21
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Pleiades Deep Field
Image Credit & Copyright: Stanislav Volskiy


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