Pictures Of the Month – 06/13

Pictures Of the Month – 06/13
July 01, 2013

POM (Pictures Of the Month) is a new rubric of Webodysseum. These are Pictures posted on the Facebook Page this month.

CAT’S EYE NEBULA. The nebula is located some 3000 light years away.

To see nebulae in Gif 3D:
For more pictures of nebulae:

This is what a whale looks like with its mouth open.

Pelican with a fish in its mouth, taken by C.S.Tjandra

Awesome capture from the 2013 National Geographic Traveler Contest:

Big storm in Lago Ranco, Region de Los Rios

The Largest Known Star:
VY Canis Majoris (VY CMa) is a red hypergiant in the constellation Canis Major. It is one of the largest known stars by radius and also one of the most luminous of its type. It is approximately 1,420 ± 120 solar radii, about 1,975,000,000 kilometres in diameter, and about 1.2 kiloparsecs (3,900 light-years) distant from Earth.

Inside a Hot Air Balloon (by MARK FREEMAN)

Sunrise over the ancient city of Bagan – Myanmar

Insect covered in water droplets

Humpback whale in Hawaii, between Molokai and Lanai

Eyjafjallajökull Volcano (by Ingólfur Bjargmundsson)

This is what our earth would have looked like 300-million years ago if it had modern political borders. Pangea was a supercontinent that existed during the late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic eras, forming about 300 million years ago.

Ladybug tracks on a window with condensation.

Perigee’s Full Moon by Anthony Ayiomamitis (TWAN)

Moon rising over Cape Sounion, Greece and the ancient Temple of Poseidon.

San Francisco Fog by David Yu

To See the pictures of last months, click HERE.