- Art by Judy Schmidt

M 1-65 (2013)

Nice, faint halo around this one. Halos are actually very common features for planetary nebulas but they often aren’t included because they are so faint. In Hubble’s case, a lot of the time the halo is just too big to be included in the frame.

This is a single channel of data which I colorized.

All channels: hst_08345_10_wfpc2_f656n_pc_sci

North is up.

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