|Right Ascension|| 1 : 33.5 (h:m)
|Declination|| +30 : 42 (deg:m)
|Distance|| 3000 (kly)
|Apparent Dimension|| 1 (arc min)
Discovered by Heinrich Ludwig d'Arrest on October 1, 1864.
The giant H II region NGC 595 in the Triangulum Galaxy M33, photographed with
a ground based scope at the Kitt Peak National Observatory, in the H alpha light.
|The Hubble Space Telescope easily resolves the very hot young stars which excite this nebula to shine.|
Credits: William H. Waller, Nasa GSFC
Last Modification: 18 Apr 1998