Wide-field view of the sky around the cluster NGC 6604

This visible-light wide-field image of the region around the star cluster NGC 6604 was created from photographs taken through blue, red and infrared filters and forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The star cluster appears close to the centre, as a knot of bright stars. This view shows the rich landscape of gas and dust clouds surrounding the cluster. The field of view is approximately 2.9 degrees across.

Të drejtat:

ESO and Digitized Sky Survey 2

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso1218c
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Pri 25, 2012, 12:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1218
Përmasat:10516 x 8533 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:NGC 6604
Tipi:Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster
Distanca:5500 vite dritë
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Kategori:Star Clusters

Formate Fotografish

JPEG i madh
41,5 MB
Publikim JPEG
8,9 MB

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Wallpaper

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529,6 KB
1280x1024
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1600x1200
1,4 MB
1920x1200
1,8 MB
2048x1536
2,5 MB

Koordinatat

Position (RA):18 18 2.92
Position (Dec):-12° 14' 31.01"
Field of view:176.43 x 143.18 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 0.1° djathtas vertikales

Ngjyra & filtera

BandaTeleskopi
Optik
B
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optik
B+R
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optik
R
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Infra të kuqe
I
Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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