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Gaseous Streamers Flutter in Stellar Breeze

Gaseous Streamers Flutter in Stellar Breeze

Depicts: N44C
Copyright: NASA and The Hubble Heritage Team

N44C is the designation for a region of ionized hydrogen gas surrounding an association of young stars in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), a nearby, small companion galaxy to the Milky Way visible from the Southern Hemisphere. N44C is part of the larger N44 complex, which includes young, hot, massive stars, nebulae, and a "superbubble" blown out by multiple supernova explosions.
Last Update: 1 September 2019
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