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Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-23 04:11

APOD: Hyperion: Largest Known Galaxy Proto-Supercluster (2018 Oct 23)
Visualization Credit: ESO, L. Calçada & Olga Cucciati et al.
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181023.html

Explanation: How did galaxies form in the early universe? To help find out, astronome...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-22 04:11

APOD: Apollo 12 Visits Surveyor 3 (2018 Oct 22)
Image Credit: Apollo 12 Crew, NASA
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181022.html

Explanation: Apollo 12 was the second mission to land humans on the Moon. The landing site was picked to be near the location of Surveyor 3, a...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-21 04:11

APOD: Meteor, Comet, and Seagull (Nebula) (2018 Oct 21)
Image Credit & Copyright: Takao Sambommatsu
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181021.html

Explanation: A meteor, a comet, and a photogenic nebula have all been captured in this single image. The clos...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-20 04:11

APOD: Halo of the Cat's Eye (2018 Oct 20)
Image Credit & Copyright: Data: Michael Joner
(West Mountain Observatory, BYU), Romano Corradi (IAC),
Hubble Legacy Archive - Processing: Robert Gendler
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181020.html

Exp...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-19 04:11

APOD: Summer to Winter Milky Way (2018 Oct 19)
Image Credit & Copyright: Dong Han
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181019.html

Explanation: Taken near local midnight, this autumn night's panorama follows the arch of the Milky Way across the northern horizon from...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-18 04:11

APOD: Cherenkov Telescope at Sunset (2018 Oct 18)
Credit & Copyright: Sarah Brands (Univ of Amsterdam)
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181018.html

Explanation: On October 10, a new telescope reflected the light of the setting Sun. With dark horizon above and ...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-17 04:11

APOD: M15: Dense Globular Star Cluster (2018 Oct 17)
Image Credit & Copyright: Bernhard Hubl (CEDIC)
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181017.html

Explanation: Messier 15 is an immense swarm of over 100,000 stars. A 13 billion year old relic of the early form...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-16 04:11

APOD: Jupiter in Ultraviolet from Hubble (2018 Oct 16)
Image Credit: NASA, ESA, Hubble;
Processing & License: Judy Schmidt
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181016.html

Explanation: Jupiter looks a bit different in ultraviolet light. To better interpret Ju...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-15 04:11

APOD: M16: In and Around the Eagle Nebula (2018 Oct 15)
Image Credit & Copyright: Andrew Klinger
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181015.html

Explanation: From afar, the whole thing looks like an Eagle. A closer look at the Eagle Nebula, however, shows the b...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-14 04:11

APOD: Orion in Red and Blue (2018 Oct 14)
Image Credit & Copyright: David Lindemann
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181014.html

Explanation: When did Orion become so flashy? This colorful rendition of part of the constellation of Orion comes from red light emitte...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-13 04:11

APOD: Skygazers on the Beach (2018 Oct 13)
Image Credit & Copyright: Jack Fusco
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181013.html

Explanation: Kona, a young boxer, is a dog who loves splashing in the waves along Solana Beach near San Diego, planet Earth. But he pau...

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) Photo 2018-10-12 04:11

APOD: The Falcon 9 Nebula (2018 Oct 12)
Image Credit & Copyright: Brian Haidet
https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181012.html

Explanation: Not the Hubble Space Telescope's latest view of a distant planetary nebula, this illuminated cloud of gas and dust dazzled ev...
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