New ESO’s VLT image of the NGC 2899 planetary nebula

This highly detailed image of the fantastic NGC 2899 planetary nebula was captured using the FORS instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope in northern Chile. This object has never before been imaged in such striking detail, with even the faint outer edges of the planetary nebula glowing over the background stars.

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Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso2012a
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Kor 30, 2020, 14:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso2012
Përmasat:1720 x 1730 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:NGC 2899
Tipi:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Planetary
Constellation:Vela
Kategori:Nebulae

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):9 27 3.05
Position (Dec):-56° 6' 24.63"
Field of view:7.21 x 7.26 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 0.0° djathtas vertikales

Ngjyra & filtera

BandaGjatësi valeTeleskopi
Optik
OIII
500 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2
Optik
b
440 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2
Optik
v
557 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2
Optik
R
655 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2