Around the Veil Nebula, supernova remnant. The shattered remains of a supernova that exploded some 5-10.000 years ago. The Veil Nebula is located in the constellation of Cygnus, the Swan. It is about 1500 light-years away from Earth.
NGC 6193 and NGC 6188 ~ At the center left of the image is the open star cluster NGC 6193, containing around thirty bright stars and forming the heart of the Ara OB1 association. The Rim Nebula, or NGC 6188, is visible to the right of the cluster. This is the most detailed view of this region yet achieved. (ESO VLT Survey Telescope)