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Image #: SCI2012_0005

Date: 3/29/12

Title: Planetary Nebula M2-9

Caption: SOFIA images of planetary nebula M2-9 in six different bands (wavelengths indicated on the figures) made using the FORCAST mid-infrared camera (Principal Investigator Terry Herter, Cornell University). The images have been smoothed to emphasize diffuse emission.

Instrument: FORCAST

Credit: NASA / DLR / USRA / DSI / FORCAST team / M. Werner

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