|Distance from Earth||：||2930 Light years|
|Detail||：||Oxygen and hydrogen gas come from a dying star in the middle of the nebula. The gas is bombarded by radiation from the dying star causing the oxygen to glow green and the hydrogen glow red.
Constellation : Puppis
Images from Science Instruments
NGC 2438 [Zoom] (Planetary Nebula)
July 3, 2003
Last updated: February 25, 2021