Zooming in on the planetary nebula Abell 33

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This zoom sequence starts with a broad view showing part of the long thin constellation of Hydra (The Female Water Snake). Towards the end a ghostly blue bubble can be seen, with a bright star on its edge, making it look like a diamond ring. This is the planetary nebula Abell 33.

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ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2/M. Kornmesser. Music: movetwo

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Id:eso1412a
Release date:9 April 2014, 12:00
Related releases:eso1412
Duration:50s

About the Object

Name:Abell 33
Type:• X - Nebulae

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