An optical image from the 0.6-m University of Michigan/CTIO Curtis Schmidt telescope of the brightest Radio Planetary Nebula in the Small Magellanic Cloud, JD 04. The inset box shows a portion of this image overlaid with radio contours from the Australia Telescope Compact Array. The planetary nebula is a glowing record of the final death throes of the star. (Optical images are courtesy of the Magellanic Cloud Emission Line Survey (MCELS) team).

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Image Composed by E. Crawford & S. Griffith.

Please direct any queries to A/Prof Miroslav Filipovic

Unfortunately, due to the nature of the image, CMYK colour is not available.