AAT image of the Omega Nebula M17. Photo by David Malin. More information on this image is available.
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The Omega Nebula M17 photographed in the red light, showing especially the light from the two principal emission lines of hydrogene, so that this H II region stands out prominently. From Greg Bothun's image collection at the University of Oregon.
Image of the Omega Nebula M17 from an anonymous source
Hi-res image of M17 (click to see it in full size)
Last Modification: 7 Jul 1999, 23:45 MET