The famous Pillars of Creation,a part of a small region of the Eagle Nebula, a vast star-forming region 6,500 light-years from Earth.The colors in the image highlight emission from several chemical elements. Oxygen emission is blue, sulfur is orange, and hydrogen and nitrogen are green. . Image source NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope

The famous Pillars of Creation,a part of a small region of the Eagle Nebula, a vast star-forming region 6,500 light-years from Earth.The colors in the image highlight emission from several chemical elements. Oxygen emission is blue, sulfur is orange, and hydrogen and nitrogen are green. . Image source NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope Stock Photo
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6780 x 7071 px | 57.4 x 59.9 cm | 22.6 x 23.6 inches | 300dpi

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29 October 2014

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Image source NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope

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