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by Northerner
Sun Jun 03, 2007 12:13 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Horsehead Nebula.
Replies: 3
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12dstring wrote:It's about 5 light years tall, by 3.5 wide.

Hope this helps,
Thanks for the reply. I spent some time trying to find this information,on the net,before I posted.
Can you tell me where you found the info. about the dimensions of the Horsehead?
by Northerner
Sat Jun 02, 2007 5:51 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Horsehead Nebula.
Replies: 3
Views: 2349

Horsehead Nebula.

Hope this is the correct forum! I was just looking at the "Astronomy Picture of the Day Archive" website for May 27th 2007. The image,from Kitt Peak, is that of the famous Horsehead Nebula and shows the "head and neck" of the nebula. I know that the distance of the Horsehead is a...