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Blue Angels
Come at me, bro...
Yellowknife Aurora
Blue Angels Fat Albert
Blood Moon
F-22 Raptor in the Skies above Nellis AFB
Milky Way in the Joshua Tree National Park
Conair Convair Cleanup
Orion Nebula
Andromeda Galaxy
The Big Buddha of Samui
North America Nebula
Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Taxiing at LAX
Vampire at Rest
A Dirty Swiss F/A-18C Hornet
A Belgian Navy NH90 in the Skies Above Belgium
The Star of Switzerland
Into the Sunrise
Latina, the last Do-24

3rd Annual Air & Space Photo Contest
Orion Nebula

The great Orion Nebula or M42 is a diffuse nebula located close to Orion's belt in the constellation of Orion. It is a region of stellar nursery, where new stars are being constantly born. It is a very bright nebula, visible for the naked eyes in places with low light pollution.

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Date Taken: 12.2014
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