A stellar field presenting extinction by dust.
Bok Globule Barnard 296, a dark cloud of dust and gas.
NGC6530, an open cluster.
Stars which appear reddened by interstellar dust.
A star-forming region.
Bok Globule Barnard 88, a dark cloud of dust and gas.
A dark pillar of gas and dust.
Asteroid 4675 Ohboke passed in the field of view while the image was taken.
A reflection nebula: the dust and gas diffuses the light from the nearby star.
Bok Globule Barnard 89, a dark cloud of dust and gas.
A "pointing finger" dark cloud.
The Hourglass Nebula, and the stars that illuminate them, Herschel 36 and 9 Sagittarii.
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