Wide-field view of the region of the sky where HR 6819 is located

This wide-field view shows the region of the sky, in the constellation of Telescopium, where HR 6819 can be found, a triple system consisting of two stars and the closest black hole to Earth ever found. This view was created from images forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. While the black hole is invisible, the two stars in HR 6819 can be viewed from the southern hemisphere on a dark, clear night without binoculars or a telescope.

Të drejtat:

ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso2007c
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Maj 6, 2020, 14:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso2007
Përmasat:10960 x 8656 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:HR 6819
Tipi:Milky Way : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Black Hole
Constellation:Telescopium
Kategori:Quasars and Black Holes

Formate Fotografish

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):18 17 7.57
Position (Dec):-56° 1' 19.54"
Field of view:184.21 x 145.49 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 0.9° majtas vertikales

Ngjyra & filtera

BandaGjatësi valeTeleskopi
Optik
B
479 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2
Optik
R
649 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2
Optik
I
825 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2

 

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