Asset Publisher

Revisiting the Veil Nebula

Revisiting the Veil Nebula

Date: 24 September 2015
Satellite: Hubble Space Telescope
Depicts: Cygnus Loop, NGC 6960, Veil Nebula
Copyright: NASA, ESA, Hubble Heritage Team

This image shows a small section of the Veil Nebula, as it was observed by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. This section of the outer shell of the famous supernova remnant is in a region known as NGC 6960 or  –  more colloquially  –  the Witch's Broom Nebula.

Last Update: 1 September 2019
21-Feb-2024 03:58 UT

ShortUrl Portlet

Shortcut URL

Related Images

Related Videos

Caption & Press Release

Related Publications

Related Links