Ground-Based view of the Large Magellanic Cloud
Depicts: The Large Magellanic Cloud
Copyright: D. Malin, Anglo-Australian Observatory/Royal Observatory, Edinburgh, Scotland
From ground-based telescopes, the glowing gaseous debris surrounding dying, sun-like stars in a nearby galaxy, called the Large Magellanic Cloud, appear as small, shapeless dots of light.
Last Update: 1 September 2019