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Sunday Devotional: I Believe

Nicknamed the Eye of God, the Helix Nebula is a large planetary nebula located in the constellation Aquarius. Discovered sometime before 1824, this object is one of the closest to the Earth of all the bright planetary nebulae, a mere 700 light-years away.  193 more words

God's Creation

NGC 7293 (Helix Nebula), planetary nebula in Aquarius

  • Date: October 1, 2013
  • Time: 11:52 pm EDT
  • Location: Giles County, VA
  • Viewing conditions: clear skies; light pollution index: Green; some skyglow to south; seeing: 10; transparency: 9…
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NGC Objects

Tomorrow and tomorrow and

Look into the eye of the Helix Nebula for a little star-dust wisdom.

I made it through the surgery. Not easy, I knew it wouldn’t be. 393 more words