Gorgeous Hubble Space Telescope Image Shows Turquoise Waves

Brilliant turquoise plumes ripple through the Milky Way’s companion galaxy, the Large Magellanic Cloud, like waves in the ocean in a mesmerizing new view shared by NASA.

the venerable The Hubble Space Telescope captured this breathtaking view of the Tarantula Nebula, which sits in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), a satellite dwarf galaxy of the Milky Way located approximately 163,000 light-years from Earth. The LMC is one of the closest galaxies to Earth and is visible to the naked eye as a faint cloud in the Southern Hemisphere sky.

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