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Star Cluster R136

R136 - amazing star cluster, which is located in the center of the nebula, "Tarantula", belonging to the neighboring galaxy, the Large Magellanic Cloud, which is located at a distance of 170 000 light-years away. It contains more than 100 000 stars. In the center of star-forming region 30 Doradus lies a huge cluster of the largest, hottest and massive among the known stars. Vigorously emitting stars in this cluster to quickly destroy the gas and dust cocoon, from which they were formed. The remains of the collapsing of the cocoon, which is dominated by ionized hydrogen is 30 Doradus, occupy most of the image obtained by wide-angle camera Wide Field Camera Space Telescope. Hubble.

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