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Messier 16
Object Information:

Name: Messier 16 central region

Object Information: This is a newer, wider field version, of the famous Pillars of Creation image that created such a sensation when it was released in 1995. This newer version was created with data from the newer Wide Field Camera 3 camera which was installed in 2009. Follow this link for more information.

Image Information:

Camera: Wide Field Camera 3

Filters Used: 673n - S II; 657n - H-alpha + N II; and 502n - O III

Color Assignments: Hubble Pallette --> red - 673n, green - 657n, and blue - 502n