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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

The vicinity of Lambda Cephei

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The vicinity of Lambda Cephei Lambda Cephei—demure and largely ignored in visible light—stands out with its bright red shock wave to WISE's infrared eyes. View additional information.

NASA / JPL-Caltech / UCLA / Judy Schmidt

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