Nebula in Serpens

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This image shows a close-up view of detector 1 of HAWK-I. Despite a total exposure time of only 1 minute in each of three infrared filters, the image shows great detail in this million-year old region, revealing red young stars, reflection nebulae and dark clouds of gas and dust very clearly.

Credit: ESO

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Id:phot-36c-07
Object:Nebula in Serpens
Type: Astronomical ( Nebula, Star ).
Telescope:UT4/Yepun
Instrument:HAWK-I
Width:1985 px
Height:2168 px
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