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Zoom in on McNeil's Nebula

This animation will give you a close-up look at the 2004 outburst of the young star V1647 Orionis and McNeil's Nebula.
McNeil's Nebula
McNeil's Nebula
In January 2004, amateur astronomer Jay McNeil was imaging the well-known gas cloud M78 in Orion. He later noticed a peculiar V-shaped nebula near M78.

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