Veil Nebula - Stock Image

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Description
These glowing filaments of interstellar shocked gas are part of a larger spherical supernova remnant known as the Cygnus Loop or the Veil Nebula (NGC 6992) -- expanding debris from a star which exploded over 5,000 years ago.The image is taken in the in prime focus of professional mirror-telescope (newtonian) 1200mm f/4 Exposure time is 120 minutes.

Important:
This is a very deep and real image, so the "noise" in background is no noise, these are very very dim stars again.The image is not overprocessed and sharp. See the spikes on the very bright stars.The image processing is made according to scientific rules for long exposed astronomical pictures.
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