Orion Molecular Cloud in Infrared –“A Vast Star-Creation Region”

Orion in Infrared

 

Capable of producing tens of thousands of Suns –At 1350 light years away in the interstellar medium (ISM), Orion A is the nearest mega star factory. Along with its sibling, Orion B, the cloud makes up the Orion Molecular Cloud Complex, a vast star-forming region within the constellation of Orion.

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