Astronomy Adventure – The Ring Nebula
Messier 57, also known as the Ring nebula, is a planetary nebula in the constellation Lyra. What we see is a circle of ionized gas that is being expelled from a dying star in the center of the circle as it becomes a white dwarf.
Taken with NightCap Pro. Long Exposure mode, 25.04 second exposure. StarBlast 4.5. 30X Magnification