A photograph taken by the Hubble Space Telescope shows a nebula dubbed the 'Eye of God.'
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The above-displayed image is a real photograph of the
The Helix Nebula does not naturally appear with the colors shown above; however, the tinting of the image is artificial. The picture’s “Eye of God” appellation is a title coined by an admirer of the photograph due to the nebula’s resemblance to a human eye, not something designated by NASA, and the nebula is also visible all the time, not merely “once in 3000 years.”