Ceres passing Lagoon Nebula Rob Kaufman Image taken: Jun. 1, 2010 Location: Bright, Victoria, Australia Details: Picked up dwarf planet Ceres passing over the Lagoon Nebula (M8) in a widefield image of Sagittarius. Two-frame animation, 12 May & 1 June 2010. Ceres is at bottom, just left of centre, in 12 May frame. ©2013, SpaceWeather.com -- This site is penned daily by Dr. Tony Phillips.