EarthSky Community Photos

Submit your photo here. Comment or upvote on photo pages. Search via photographers' names. More improvements coming! To help, please donate.

Mohamed Alaa
Iraq- baghdad
10:00 pm

Equipment Details:

‏With coma 518mm f3.5
‏‎‏guide: svbony60mm
‏‎‏mount: eq6
‏‎‏camer main: ZWO asi294mc
‏‎‏camer guide : zwo asi120mc
‏‎filter: l-ultimate 2

Post-processing Details:

Photoshop, lightroom

Image Details:

سديم رأس القرد او NGC2174
سديم أنبعاثي يقع في كوكبة اورايون سديم الجبار وايضا يرتبط بالعنقود النجمي المفتوح ويعتقد يقع علىٰ بُعد ٦٤٠٠ سنة ضوئية عن الأرض وتشكل هذا السديم من خلال انهيار الهرمي

NGC 2174 (Monkey Head Nebula) is an H II emission nebula located in the constellation Orion and is associated with the open star cluster NGC 2175. It is thought to be located about 6,400 light-years away from Earth. The nebula may have formed through hierarchical collapse.

2024 EarthSky Fundraiser

Any amount will help us reach our goal.

Would you consider


If you've already donated, we apologize for the popup and greatly appreciate your support.