Twin Jet Nebula in the Constellation Ophiuchus Dangle Earrings w/ 3/4" Space Charms in Silver Tone
Usually ships within 4 to 5 business days.The Twin Jet Nebula charm dangles from silver plated earwires. It depicts the view of the Twin Jet Nebula located in the constellation Ophiuchus.
The charm is one sided & silver tone. The artwork print is sealed and displayed under domed glass. While the charms are water resistant, they not waterproof. These earrings should not be worn during bathing, showering and swimming.
The French hooks are hypo-allergenic silver plated surgical steel ear wires. From the top of ear wire, they measure approximately 1-1/2 (40mm) long and 3/4 inches (19mm) wide. Each charm is about 3/4 inch (19mm) in diameter.
The leverbacks are silver plated brass ear wires decorated with 3mm spheres. From the top of ear wire, they measure approximately 1-3/8 (35mm) long and 3/4 inches (19mm) wide. Each charm is about 3/4 inch (19mm) in diameter.
The Twin Jet Nebula, M2-9, Minkowski's Butterfly or the Wings of a Butterfly Nebula is a bipolar planetary nebula discovered by Rudolph Minkowski in 1947. The nebula is a cloud of gas ejected from a hot star nearing the end of its life, a white dwarf, located at its center. This star has a companion star making it a binary star system. It lies in the constellation Ophiuchus and is approximately 2,100 light years from Earth.
Introduced in our 2022 Collection.
Image credit: Bruce Balick (University of Washington), Vincent Icke (Leiden University, The Netherlands), Garrelt Mellema (Stockholm University), and NASA/ESA