Archive for the ‘M16’ Category

M16: Chandra X-ray images of the Eagle Nebula

February 20, 2007


[Chandra image of M16]
Chandra image of M16

Chandra X-ray Observatory has been used to obtain an X-ray image of the “Pillars of Creation” part of the Eagle Nebula M16.

http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2007/m16/

SEDS M16 page:
http://messier.seds.org/m/m016.html

M16: Spitzer photographs in IR

February 14, 2007


[Spitzer image of M16]

Spitzer image of M16

The Spitzer Space Telescope has been used to obtain thrilling new images of the Eagle Nebula, M16.

Press Release:
http://www.spitzer.caltech.edu/Media/releases/ssc2007-01/

Image Caption:
http://sscws1.ipac.caltech.edu/Imagegallery/image.php?image_name=ssc2007-01a