Make your own free website on Tripod.com
 

 

THE RING NEBULA 

M57


Taken at primefocuse with a 10" LX200GPS w/UHTC

Canon AE-1 camera 5 minute exposure.

The Ring Nebula is a planetary nebula, a planetary nebula is the result of a dying star about the size of our own sun, when the star reaches the end of its life it swells to hundreds of times its size and after a few million years of this, it will blow off its outer layers.

For more information click Here

Back Home