Except for the rings of Saturn, the Ring Nebula is probably the most famous celestial band. via NASA (photo: Credit: Composite Image Data - Subaru Telescope (NAOJ), Hubble Legacy Archive; Processing and additional imaging - Robert Gendler)
Andromeda Galaxy A massive spiral million light-years away, over twice the diameter of our own Milky Way, it's the largest nearby galaxy. Andromeda's population of bright young blue stars lie along its sweeping spiral arms. by Spitzer Space Telescope
Astronomy Picture of the Day - Jan. 2013 - In the Center of the Trifid Nebula - Clouds of glowing gas mingle with dust lanes in the Trifid Nebula - Image Credit: Subaru Telescope (NAOJ), Hubble Space Telescope, Martin Pugh;
South of the large star-forming region known as the Orion Nebula, lies bright blue reflection nebula NGC At the edge of the Orion molecular cloud complex some light-years distant, NGC illumination is provided by the embedded variable star Orionis.
The Dumbbell Nebula in Vulpecula Composite Image from four Data sources Meter Subaru Telescope (NAOJ) Hubble Space Telescope Telescope, Brigham Young University Bill Snyder (some color and outer shell data) Image Assembly and Processing : Robert Gendler