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Here are some cool Horsehead nebula wallpapers. You can make any of these images into your computer desktop wallpaper. Just click on an image to enlarge it, and then choose “Set as Desktop Background”.
This is a stunning picture of the Horsehead Nebula, also known as the Barnard 33. This image was captured by the NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope. The Horsehead Nebula is located in the constellation Orion.
Here’s another nice photo of the Horsehead Nebula taken by the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope in Hawaii. The Horsehead Nebula is located approximately 1500 light years from Earth. Credit and Copyright: Jean-Charles Cuillandre (CFHT), Hawaiian Starlight, CFHT
This is an image of the Horsehead Nebula, a dark nebula in the constellation Orion. The darkness of the nebula is mainly due to the thick dust. The image was captured from the Kitt Peak National Observatory. Photo Credit & Copyright: Nigel Sharp (NOAO), KPNO, AURA, NSF
This is another great image of the Horsehead Nebula. The Horsehead Nebula was discovered in the late 1800s on a photographic plate. Credit & Copyright: Adam Block, Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter, U. Arizona
This is another amazing image of the Horsehead Nebula. The Horsehead Nebula is one of the most identifiable nebula in the night sky. Credit & Copyright: Ryan Steinberg & Family, Adam Block, NOAO, AURA, NSF
We’ve also recorded an episode of Astronomy Cast about the nebula. Listen here, Remove this ad