|Distance from Earth||：||1500 Light years|
|Detail||：||This is just center region of the vast Orion nebula. The four bright stars in the upper right corner are called the 'Trapezium'. They are newborn stars made with a higher concentration of heavy elements.
Constellation : Orion
Images from Science Instruments
M 42:Orion Nebula (Emission Nebula)
July 8, 2003
Last updated: February 25, 2021