Ghost of Jupiter Nebula NGC 3242 in the Constellation Hydra Space 1" Pendant Necklace in Silver Tone

$ 24.98 $ 55.00

The Ghost of Jupiter Nebula pendant dangles from a luxurious black voile ribbon necklace. The scene depicts the view of the Ghost of Jupiter planetary nebula located in the constellation Hydra. This pendant is silver tone, and the necklace closes with a silver tone lobster claw clasp & two inch extender chain. The artwork print is sealed and displayed under domed glass. The piece is signed by Autumn's Glory.

The Ghost of Jupiter Nebula, or NGC 3242, is a planetary nebula discovered in 1785 by the William Herschel. It is called the Ghost of Jupiter, or Jupiter's Ghost due to its similar size to the planet, but it is also sometimes referred to as the Eye Nebula. The nebula is a cloud of gas ejected from the hot star, a white dwarf, located at its center. This star is nearing the end of its life. The nebula lies in the constellation Hydra and is approximately 1,400 light years from Earth.

The necklace measures approximately 18 inches long, and the pendant is a 1 inch square (not including bail). While the pendant & necklace is water resistant, it is not waterproof. Please remove it when bathing, showering and swimming.

Introduced in our 2014 Collection.

Image credit: HST/NASA/ESA