Hubble - The Ghostbuster
Depicts: NGC 6369, Little Ghost Nebula, IRAS 17262-2343
Copyright: NASA and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)
The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has caught a glimpse of a colorful cosmic ghost, the glowing remains of a dying star called NGC 6369. The glowing apparition is known to amateur astronomers as the "Little Ghost Nebula," because it appears as a small, ghostly cloud surrounding the faint, dying central star.
Last Update: 1 September 2019