The location of the system Oph-IRS 48 in the constellation of Ophiuchus

This chart shows the large constellation of Ophiuchus (The Serpent Bearer). Most of the stars that can be seen in a dark sky with the unaided eye are marked. The location of the system Oph-IRS 48 is indicated with a red circle.

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ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

About the Image

Id:eso1325e
Type:Artwork
Release date:6 June 2013, 20:00
Related releases:eso1325
Size:3338 x 4226 px

About the Object

Name:Constellation Chart, Oph-IRS 48, Ophiuchus
Type:Milky Way : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
Distance:400 light years
Category:Illustrations
Stars

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