January 22, 2014
Zooming in on The Lagoon Nebula
This zoom takes the viewer from a wide view of the central parts of the Milky Way deep into a detailed new picture of the Messier 8 star formation region — the Lagoon Nebula — from the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in Chile.
Credit: ESO/VPHAS team/Digitized Sky Survey 2/Nick Risinger
[ Read the Article: ESO Offers Sneak Peek Of Lagoon Nebula Images ]