Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888) swims through glowing hydrogen gas. About midway between the Crescent and the bottom of the image is the much fainter Soap Bubble Nebula. Credit: Nicolas Kizilian from Auffargis, France via /r/spaceporn

NGC 3486, an intermediate barred spiral galaxy located about 27.4 million light-years away from earth in the constellation of Leo Minor. The black hole at its center is thought to be less than a million times the mass of the sun, which is really, really small (image credit:Adam Block) via /r/spaceporn

Saturn by Cassini, NASA via /r/spaceporn

The outline of saturn from behind, thanks sun. via /r/spaceporn

Galileo: Beyond Earth via /r/spaceporn

The irregular galaxy NGC 4485 shows all the signs of having been involved in a hit-and-run accident with a bypassing galaxy. Rather than destroying the galaxy, the chance encounter is spawning a new generation of stars, and presumably planets. [3213 x 2836] via /r/spaceporn

View of the milky way from Deosai Plane Pakistan 500 × 750 Detail in the comments section. via /r/spaceporn

Mercury via /r/spaceporn

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Veil Nebula, taken by myself and three classmates using a 0.8 meter telescope. Image is composed of 4 images tiled together for a wider field of view, taken through B, V, R, and H-alpha filters. via /r/spaceporn

My best capture of Luna yet using my Sony a6300. Pretty proud of this one... via /r/spaceporn

The Curiosity Rover's latest self portrait, taken on May 13th (Mission Sol 2405) via /r/spaceporn

Our moon with Jupiter and 4 if it's moons via /r/spaceporn

'The Eye of Sauron' --- closeup of the Helix Nebula... via /r/spaceporn

Image of the Triangulum Galaxy created by combining optical data from the 0.9-meter telescope on Kitt Peak in Arizona with radio data from the Very Large Array (VLA) telescope in New Mexico and the Westerbork Synthesis Radio Telescope (WSRT) in the Netherlands [8107 x 8270] via /r/spaceporn

Saturn, that's it, that's the post. via /r/spaceporn

This is supernova 1994D. Such beatiful. via /r/spaceporn

Full moon rising over Gandia Beach, Spain. via /r/spaceporn

Monday, May 20, 2019

Dawn spacecraft recorded the crater named Aelia on asteroid Vesta. Credit: NASA, JPL-Caltech, UCLAMPS, DLR, IDA . via /r/spaceporn

Christina H Koch on Twitter - Day/Night shadow line on Earth via /r/spaceporn

Luna vista desde Alberti,Argentina via /r/spaceporn

A cloudy day on Mars... Noctilucent clouds over Gale Crater as seen by NASA's Curiosity Rover on May 18th (mission Sol 2410) via /r/spaceporn

Beautiful image that shows the angle of our galaxy compared to solar system via /r/spaceporn

Just a Gopro , A clear night way out in the dunes and a shooting star in the top right for good measure via /r/spaceporn

Colorful swirling cloud belts dominate Jupiter’s southern hemisphere in this image captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft. -- Dec. 16, 2017[3805 x 1288] via /r/spaceporn

M16: The Eagle Nebula [1934 x 1302] via /r/spaceporn

Milky Way Over Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park via /r/spaceporn

Veil Nebula, taken by myself and three classmates using a 0.8 meter telescope. Image is composed of 4 images tiled together for a wider field of view, taken through B, V, R, and H-alpha filters. via /r/spaceporn

If only we could see this with our own eyes. It’s beautiful! via /r/spaceporn

A picture of the moon from Melbourne Australia [OC] via /r/spaceporn

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Saturn's moon Helene, a trojan moon of Dione (co-orbital in L-4 point), as seen by Cassini in approximate natural color. Data taken in June 2011. via /r/spaceporn

SpaceX Falcon 9 launch over downtown LA via /r/spaceporn

[OC] Video I took of Luna last night. via /r/spaceporn

40 years ago today, Viking 2 took this iconic image of frost on Mars via /r/spaceporn

On May 17, 1882, a solar eclipse concided with the perihelion of a Kreutz comet and this amazing photograph was taken via /r/spaceporn

RS Puppis via /r/spaceporn

Blue FLower Moon over Cary NC [OC] via /r/spaceporn

Behold the Bifrost Bridge to Asgard! (Veil Nebula, source in comments) via /r/spaceporn

It Took 1,060 Hours to Capture This Stunning 204 Megapixel Photo of the Galaxy. (Link to high-res image in the comments). via /r/spaceporn

M17, Omega [8058 x 8289] via /r/spaceporn

Starry Night via /r/spaceporn

Three JWST LED Signs via /r/spaceporn

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Curiosity Tire Tracks on Mars via /r/spaceporn

Took this with my camera a while back [OC] via /r/spaceporn

Quick image of the moon. [OC]. via /r/spaceporn

NGC 3184, a spiral galaxy approximately 40 million light-years away. Thought to look similar to our home galaxy, It houses a very high abundance of heavy elements, ingredients vital for rocky planets and life. (image credit: Hubble) via /r/spaceporn

Beautiful shot of the moon... via /r/spaceporn

Earth is magnificent 😍 via /r/spaceporn

How Astronauts become... (Photo by Jack Rangooni) [1080x1346] via /r/spaceporn

The highest-resolution image of Betelgeuse, the nineth-brightest star in the night sky & the 2nd brightest in the constellation of Orion. Credit: ALMA. via /r/spaceporn

Aurora over Prince George, British Columbia photographed from the International Space Station [4256 x 2832] via /r/spaceporn