Region R18 in the Carina Nebula

This image was taken by the MUSE instrument, mounted on ESO’s Very Large Telescope and shows the region R18 within the Carina Nebula, 7500 light-years away. The massive stars within the star formation region slowly destroy the pillars of dust and gas from which they are born.

Të drejtat:

ESO/A. McLeod

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso1639c
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Nën 2, 2016, 12:00 CET
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1639
Përmasat:606 x 602 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:Carina Nebula
Tipi:Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region
Constellation:Carina
Kategori:Nebulae

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):10 45 31.70
Position (Dec):-59° 12' 35.28"
Field of view:1.99 x 1.98 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 180.6° majtas vertikales

Ngjyra & filtera

BandaGjatësi valeTeleskopi
Optik
OIII
500 nmVery Large Telescope
MUSE
Optik
H-Alpha
656 nmVery Large Telescope
MUSE
Optik
SII
673 nmVery Large Telescope
MUSE

 

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