Sword of Orion

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A region of sky around the Orion Nebula. As well as the Orion Nebula and the stars within it, the Sword of Orion includes the open cluster NGC 1981, the diffuse nebula NGC 1977, and the double star Iota Orionis.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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