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June 27, 2020

Gemini Observatory image of planetary nebula CVMP 1

An international Gemini Observatory composite color image of the planetary nebula CVMP 1, imaged by the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph on the Gemini South Telescope on Cerro Pachón, Chile.

[Research supported by National Science Foundation grants AST 1539773 and AST 1637494.]

Learn more in the National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Lab news story Celestial hourglass. (Date image taken: unknown; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: June 27, 2020)

Credit: The international Gemini Observatory/NSF’s National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory/AURA

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