The star cluster and nebula NGC 371

This picture of the star cluster and surrounding nebula NGC 371 was taken using the FORS1 instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope, at the Paranal Observatory in Chile. NGC 371 lies in the Small Magellanic Cloud, one of the closest galaxies to the Milky Way.

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ESO/Manu Mejias

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso1111a
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Mar 30, 2011, 12:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1111
Përmasat:2065 x 2068 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:NGC 371
Tipi:Local Universe : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Open
Distanca:200000 vite dritë
Constellation:Tucana
Kategori:Nebulae
Star Clusters

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):1 3 24.90
Position (Dec):-72° 4' 22.55"
Field of view:6.90 x 6.91 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 0.2° majtas vertikales

Ngjyra & filtera

BandaTeleskopi
Optik
HeII
Very Large Telescope
FORS1
Optik
HeI
Very Large Telescope
FORS1
Optik
H-alpha
Very Large Telescope
FORS1

 

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