NICMOS Peers Into Heart of Dying Star
Depicts: CRL 2688, The Egg Nebula
Copyright: Rodger Thompson, Marcia Rieke, Glenn Schneider, Dean Hines (Universityof Arizona); Raghvendra Sahai (Jet Propulsion Laboratory); NICMOS Instrument Definition Team; and NASA
The Egg Nebula, also known as CRL 2688, is shown as it appears in infrared light with
Hubble's Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS).
Last Update: 1 September 2019