another of the many jewels of Sagittarius, and I trust you can
see the form of the swimming swan from which it derives its
name, even if she is swimming uphill in this orientation.. The
nebula has other nicknames as well, such as the Omega, the
Checkmark, and the Horseshoe, but none of these are as poetic or
as appropriate as the Swan.
made with my 92mm refractor.