Sagittarius

 

A Sagittarius Triplet

2021 April 26

The Galactic Center in Infrared


M8-M20


The Annotated Galactic Center

The center of our Milky Way galaxy can be found some 26,000 light-years away toward the constellation Sagittarius.

The Galactic Center in Radio from MeerKAT

What's happening at the center of our galaxy?

Our Galaxy's Magnetic Center

What's the magnetic field like in the center of our Milky Way Galaxy?

Our Galaxy's Magnetic Center

What's the magnetic field like in the center of our Milky Way Galaxy?

Astronomy Picture of the Day: The Lagoon Nebula is Stars, Gas, and Dust

The majestic Lagoon Nebula is filled with hot gas and the home for many young stars.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: Messier 20 and 21

The beautiful Trifid Nebula, also known as Messier 20, is easy to find with a small telescope in the nebula rich constellation Sagittarius.

Astronomy Picture of the Day: From the Galactic Plane through Antares

Behold one of the most photogenic regions of the night sky, captured impressively.

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