Distance from Earth: 1,500 light years
Stars discovered (so far) within Nebula: 3,000
Contains 2 brown dwarf stars
All imaging instruments aboard the Hubble Telescope – the ACS, Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2, and Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer – were used simultaneously to study the Orion nebula.
Image Courtesy of NASA and STScI – for more information click here.