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Nebula List

The table below lists the constellation locations, names, and images of the nebula that are marked on the Star Map.

 

Constellation
Nebula names
Image
Orion

Orion nebula

M42 and M43

NGC 1976 and NGC 1982

Photograph of nebula M42 and M43 (the Orion nebula) in the constellation Orion.

(Photo: Ioannidis Panos)

Sagittarius

(the more southern of the two nebulae mapped in this constellation)

 

Lagoon nebula

M8

NGC 6523

Photograph of nebula M8 (the Lagoon nebula) in the constellation Sagittarius.

(Photo: ESO/S. Guisard)

Sagittarius

(the more Northern of the two nebulae mapped in this constellation)

Trifid nebula

M20

NGC 6514

Photograph of nebula M20 (the Trifid nebula) in the constellation Sagittarius.

(Photo: Hewholooks)

Monoceros

Rosette nebula

NGC 2237

Photograph of nebula NGC2237 (the Rosette nebula) in the constellation Monoceros.

(Photo: John Lanoue)

Auriga (grouped with Taurus constellation on Star Map, near the northern end of the constellation)

Flaming Star Nebula

IC 405

Photograph of nebula IC405 (the Flaming Star nebula) in the constellation Auriga.

(Photo: Hewholooks)

Taurus (near the center of the constellation)

Crab nebula

M1

NGC 1952

Photograph of nebula M1 (the Crab nebula) in the constellation Taurus.

(Photo: Mederic Boquien)

Cygnus

(the more Northern of the two nebulae mapped in this constellation)

 

North Amerucan nebula

NGC 7000

Photograph of nebula NGC 7000 (the North American nebula) in the constellation Cygnus.

(Photo: John Lanoue)

Cygnus

(the more Southern of the two nebulae mapped in this constellation)

Veil nebula

NGC 6992

Photograph of nebula NGC 6992 (the Veil nebula) in the constellation Cygnus.

(Photo: JSchulman555)

Aquarius

Helix nebula

NGC 7293

Photograph of nebula NGC 7293 (the Helix nebula) in the constellation Aquarius.

(Photo: ESO)

Draco

Cats eye nebula

NGC 6543

Photograph of nebula NGC 6543 (the Cats Eye nebula) in the constellation Draco.

(Photo: NASA)

Lyra

Ring nebula

M57

NGC 6720

Photograph of nebula M57 (the Ring nebula) in the constellation Lyra.

(Photo: NASA/Hubble Heritage team)