Colour composite view of the Pillars of Creation from MUSE data

This colour view was created from observations of the Pillars of Creation made with the MUSE instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope. The parts of the three-dimensional MUSE data cube that correspond to emission from different chemical elements in the clouds have been extracted and combined to create this colour view of the region.

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ESO

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso1518b
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Pri 30, 2015, 12:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1518
Përmasat:902 x 909 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:M 16, Messier 16
Tipi:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Star Formation
Distanca:7000 vite dritë
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Kategori:Nebulae

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):18 18 51.43
Position (Dec):-13° 50' 8.80"
Field of view:3.00 x 3.03 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 40.2° majtas vertikales

Ngjyra & filtera

BandaTeleskopi
OptikVery Large Telescope
MUSE

 

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