Digitized Sky Survey II
This is the Digitized Sky Survey II (DSS-II) view of the Rosette Nebula.
It’s a very big universe out there, and an astronomer’s work is never done when it comes to simply counting and cataloging the sheer number of stars in the heavens.
Credit: NASA, the DSS-II and GSC-II Consortia (with images from the ‘Palomar Observatory-STScI Digital Sky Survey of the northern sky, based on scans of the Second Palomar Sky Survey are copyright © 1993-1999 by the California Institute of Technology)

Digitized Sky Survey II

This is the Digitized Sky Survey II (DSS-II) view of the Rosette Nebula.

It’s a very big universe out there, and an astronomer’s work is never done when it comes to simply counting and cataloging the sheer number of stars in the heavens.


Credit: NASA, the DSS-II and GSC-II Consortia (with images from the ‘Palomar Observatory-STScI Digital Sky Survey of the northern sky, based on scans of the Second Palomar Sky Survey are copyright © 1993-1999 by the California Institute of Technology)


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