This is a shooting star.. It is only a couple of hundred light years distant. Mira is moving very fast relative to everything near it, likely because it was ejected from a star | http://exploringuniversecollections.blogspot.com
Billions and billions of stars (scheduled via http://www.tailwindapp.com?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=twpin&utm_content=post30009598&utm_campaign=scheduler_attribution)
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Milky Way, Cold Night in Bozeman, Montana #TaraMedium
NGC 6559 is a star-forming region (in Simeis 188) located at a distance of about 5000 light-years from Earth, in the constellation of Sagittarius, showing both emission (red) and reflection (bluish) regions.
the magical, mystical night.
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Most bright stars in our Milky Way Galaxy reside in a disk. Since our Sun also resides in this disk, these stars appear to us as a diffuse band that circles the sky.