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|Description:||This nebulosity is part of the neck of The Pelican Nebula. Light from young stars in this area is changing cold gas to hot, causing expanding ionization fronts. Herbig-Haro 555, a faint jet at the end of one of the pillars in the above image, is indicative of a protostar.|
|Date:||20 June, 2005|
|Equipment:||12"RC @ f/9, ST10XME, AP1200|
|Exposure:||3.5 hours of 6nm Ha|