M57, The Ring Nebula

Composite Image from Multiple Data Sources

Hubble Space Telescope (He II), (O III), (N II)

James Webb Space Telescope (NIRCAM F335N)

Large Binocular Telescope (2.1micron)

8.2 Meter Subaru Telescope (NAOJ) (H-Alpha)

Image Assembly and Processing : Robert Gendler, John Bozeman

Additional credits:NASA, ESA, and C. R. O'Dell (Vanderbilt University)

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Central Nebula: HLA, Filters: F469N (He II), F502N (O III), and F658N (N II)

Outer shell data: LBT H2, 2.1 microns, Subaru Telescope, NAOJ, 656 NM

Inner Nebula and Shell JWST NIRCAM, F335N

(Processing done using Fits Liberator and PS CS2)

Based on observations made with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, and obtained from the Hubble Legacy Archive, which is a collaboration between the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI/NASA), the Space Telescope European Coordinating Facility (ST-ECF/ESA) and the Canadian Astronomy Data Centre (CADC/NRC/CSA).