Tag Archives: Scorpius

Reflection Nebula IC 4605

Image credit & copyright: Adam Block/Mt Lemmon Sky Center/University of Arizona. Roughly 400 light years away in the constellation Scorpius the scorpion, and in the amazing Rho Ophiuchi Complex is this beautiful blue reflection nebula cataloged as IC 4605. With … Continue reading

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Red Heart of the Scorpion on the Horizon

Image Credit & Copyright: Jared Blash. This image comes to us from Jared Blash and it was taken under the dark skies of Maine’s jagged coastline.  The Milky Way galaxy in this image stands tall like a pillar as the … Continue reading

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MARS MEETS ITS RIVAL IN THE HEART OF THE SCORPION

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. On the night of Sunday, September 28, 2014 just after sunset look southwest to the constellation Scorpius to witness a beautiful sight; the red planet will be alongside the red heart of … Continue reading

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