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 Post subject: FEBRUARY 2009 NASA ASTRONOMY PICTURE OF THE DAY GALLERY
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FEBRUARY 2009 NASA ASTRONOMY PICTURE OF THE DAY GALLERY


Auroral Corona Over Norway

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Credit & Copyright: Frank Andreassen (nettfoto.no)
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Comet Lulin Approaches

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Credit & Copyright: Paolo Candy (Cimini Astronomical Observatory)
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Lenticular Clouds Above Washington

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Credit & Copyright: Tim Thompson
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A Dangerous Summer on HD 80606b

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Illustration Credit: D. Kasen (et al.UCSC), NASA, JPL-Caltech
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NGC 604: X-rays from a Giant Stellar Nursery

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Credit: X-ray: NASA / CXC / R. Tuellmann (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA) et al.; Optical: NASA/AURA/STScI
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Space Station in the Moon

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Credit & Copyright: Eric J. Zbinden
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Comet Lulin Tails

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Credit & Copyright: Joseph Brimacombe
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Inside the Eagle Nebula

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Credit & Copyright: T. A. Rector & B. A. Wolpa, NOAO, AURA
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Anemic Galaxy NGC 4921 at the Edge

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Credit: NASA, ESA, K. Cook (LLNL)
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Orion's Belt

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Credit & Copyright: Martin Mutti, Astronomical Image Data Archive
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Orion's Belt Continued

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Credit & Copyright: Alan Smallbone
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Zodiacal Light Vs. Milky Way

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Credit & Copyright: Daniel López, IAC
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Circle 'round the Moon

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Credit & Copyright: Laurent Laveder (PixHeaven.net / TWAN)
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IC 1805: The Heart Nebula

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Credit & Copyright: Daniel Marquardt
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Antarctic Ice Shelf Vista

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Credit & Copyright: Helmut Rott (U. Innsbruck)
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The Great Carina Nebula

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Credit: European Southern Observatory
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Unusual Red Glow Over Minnesota

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Credit & Copyright: Tyler Blessing
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Satellites Collide in Low Earth Orbit

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Illustration Credit & Copyright: Analytical Graphics, Inc.
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Mauna Kea Milky Way Panorama

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Credit & Copyright: Wally Pacholka (TWAN)
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Snake in the Dark

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Credit & Copyright: Stéphane Guisard (Los Cielos de Chile)
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The Swift View of Comet Lulin

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Credit: NASA, Swift, Univ. Leicester, DSS (STScI/AURUA), Dennis Bodewits (NASA/GSFC), et al.
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Orion Nebula: The Hubble View

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Credit: NASA, ESA, M. Robberto (STScI/ESA) et al.
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An Etruscan Vase Moon Rising

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Credit & Copyright: John Stetson
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Barnard's Loop around the Horsehead Nebula

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Credit & Copyright: Drew Sullivan (Ancient Starlight)
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Two Tails of Comet Lulin

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Credit & Copyright: Richard Richins (NMSU)
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Moon, Mercury, Jupiter, Mars

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Credit & Copyright: Mike Salway
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Lulin and Saturn near Opposition

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Credit & Copyright: Jerry Lodriguss (Catching the Light)
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NGC 2442: Galaxy in Volans

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Credit & Copyright: Martin Pugh
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