How Is a Nebula Formed?


The collapse of gravitational gas in the ISM, or interstellar medium, is the main way that a nebula is formed. The light you see if from the ultraviolet light ionizing. You can find more information here:
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A nebula is formed from supernova explosions, or as a planetary nebula, or from gravitational collapses of gas in space. Most are formed by the collapse of gas, and as the material collapses massive stars can form in the center. You can find more information here: http://en. wikipedia. org/wiki/Nebula
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