NGC 602 in the Flying Lizard Nebula ~ Near the outskirts of the SMC, a satellite galaxy some ly away, lies 5 M year young star cluster NGC Surrounded by natal gas and dust, the cluster itself is about 200 ly in diameter.
The Eye of God~~Dust and the Helix Nebula ~ Dust makes this cosmic eye look red. The eerie Spitzer Space Telescope image shows infrared radiation from the well-studied Helix Nebula (NGC a mere 700 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius
Tranquil The surface area of Saturn's moon Mimas is composed of water ice with only a small amount of rock. Yet Saturn's resonances with Mimas, and Mimas' resonances with other orbiting satellites are instrumental in the formation of Saturn's rings.