Located in the constellation of Scorpio, the resemblance to the monster of mythology appears ready for attack, like an immense dark shadow leaping into space.
Sh2-9, also called Gum 65 is combination emission and reflection nebula in the Scorpius constellation, surrounding the multiple star system Sigma Scorpii.
The Pleiades, companions of Artemis, were the seven daughters of the titan Atlas and the sea-nymph Pleione. According to Greek Mythology, they were translated to the night sky as a cluster of stars, the Pleiades.
Colliding Galaxies, Black Holes and a Love Heart in Space!
M78 features interstellar dust clouds and bright reflection nebulae in the constellation of Orion.
Also known as NGC 4594, the Sombrero galaxy can be seen across the spectrum and is thought to host a central supermassive black hole.