As the name implies, this reflection nebula associated with the star Rigel looks suspiciously like a fairytale crone. Formally known as IC 2118 in the constellation Orion, the Witch Head Nebula glows primarily by light reflected from the star.
terracemuse: Even if it is very foggy, cloudy or stormy, the blue sky is always there, for us, above the clouds. (Thich Nhat Hanh) - Very true. Even if you have to walk up 9 flights of stairs to get to it.