The Helix Nebula in the constellation of Aquarius

This chart shows the location of the Helix Nebula within the constellation of Aquarius. This map shows most of the stars visible to the unaided eye under good conditions and the nebula itself is marked with a red circle. This nebula is large but very faint and can be seen with binoculars or a small telescope only when the sky is exceptionally dark and clear.

Të drejtat:

ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

Rreth fotografisë

Data e Publikimit:Jan 19, 2012, 12:00 CET
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1205
Përmasat:3338 x 3111 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:Aquarius, Helix Nebula, NGC 7293
Distanca:700 vite dritë

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