California nebula and the Pleiades

On the left, the red patch is an emission nebula called NGC 1499 or California nebula. On the left is the Pleiades, also known as "the Seven Sisters".  The Pleiades, located in the constellation of Taurus (The Bull), are an open star cluster containing middle aged, hot blue stars. This image was taken from ESO's La Silla Observatory.

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Zdeněk Bardon/ESO

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Id:pleiades-ch17-bardon-cc
Tipi:Fotografik
Data e Publikimit:Sht 13, 2017, 11:36 CEST
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Rreth objektit

Emri:California Nebula, NGC 1499, Pleiades
Tipi:Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region
Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Open
Constellation:Taurus
Kategori:Nebulae
Star Clusters

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):3 52 58.37
Position (Dec):30° 24' 54.38"
Field of view:1320.26 x 848.11 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 75.3° majtas vertikales