The very metal-deficient star HE 0107-5240

A small sky field with the very metal-deficient star HE 0107-5240 at the centre (reproduced from the Digital Sky Survey [STScI Digitized Sky Survey, (C) 1993, 1994, AURA, Inc. all rights reserved - cf. http://archive.eso.org/dss/dss]).

Credit:

ESO

About the Image

Id:eso0228a
Type:Collage
Release date:30 October 2002
Related releases:eso0228
Size:800 x 803 px

About the Object

Name:HE0107-5240
Type:Milky Way : Star
Distance:35000 light years
Constellation:Phoenix
Category:Stars

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Coordinates

Position (RA):1 9 28.43
Position (Dec):-52° 24' 25.81"
Field of view:6.98 x 7.01 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 1.6° right of vertical

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
R
Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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