Messier Catalog » M97 — NGC 3587 Owl Nebula

Who who is the Owl Nebula? A bright starburst nebula believed to be about 8,000 years old.
M97: The Owl Nebula

Who who is the Owl Nebula? A bright starburst nebula believed to be about 8,000 years old.

 
RA

11h 14.8m

Dec

55°1

Magnitude

9.9 ⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚫

Size

3.4x3.3

Distance

2,600 light years

Season

🌼 Spring

Difficulty

❌ Very Hard