Show the direction and distance to this nebula on the Galactic Map.
Bright Nebula in Orion
Show on Sky Map
The Lump Star is not a true star at all, but a bright nebula in
the constellation of Orion. It lies in the
same general area as the star Alnitak and the
Horsehead Nebula, close to the 'base' of the famous dark horse-head shape.
eSky © copyright Mark Fisher 1999-2016