The Toby Jug Nebula as seen with ESO's Very Large Telescope

Located about 1200 light-years from Earth in the southern constellation of Carina (The Ship’s Keel), the Toby Jug Nebula, more formally known as IC 2220, is an example of a reflection nebula. It is a cloud of gas and dust illuminated from within by the central star, designated HD 65750.

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Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Oct 9, 2013, 12:00 CEST
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Rreth objektit

Emri:IC 2220
Tipi:Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Reflection
Distanca:1200 vite dritë
Constellation:Carina
Kategori:Nebulae

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):7 56 51.33
Position (Dec):-59° 7' 31.28"
Field of view:7.06 x 7.06 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 0.1° djathtas vertikales

 

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