This wide-field view captures the star formation region of the Seagull Nebula (IC 2177), on the borders of the constellations Monoceros and Canis Major. This view was created from images forming part ... more 
This wide-field view captures the star formation region of the Seagull Nebula (IC 2177), on the borders of the constellations Monoceros and Canis Major. This view was created from images forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. less 
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SPACE.com | Photo By ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin
Thu, Feb 7, 2013 8:00 AM EST