The “Bewitching” Nebula

Published December 23, 2012
Updated September 1, 2017

Witches Broom Nebula

Also known as the Witch’s Nebula, the Veil Nebula is an enchanting cloud of gas and dust located within the constellation Cygnus. Don’t worry about it casting any spells on you; most scientists estimate that it is around 1,470 light years away from Earth.

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