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Heart Nebula

The Heart Nebula is located approximately 7,500 light years distant in Perseus arm of the Milky Way Galaxy in the constellation Cassiopeia. This beautiful nebula glows red due to the excitation of ionized hydrogen gas.

TAGS: Heart, Illinois, Nebula

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Elkhart, Illinois, United States of America
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Date Taken: 11.2017
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