Digitized sky survey image of the Eagle Nebula

This image is a colour composite of the Eagle Nebula (M 16) made from exposures from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2). The field of view is approximatelly 3.8 x 3.3 degrees.

Forrás:

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

About the Image

Id:eso1518e
Típus:Observation
Közzététel napja:2015. április 30. 12.00
Related releases:eso1518
Size:13749 x 11772 px

About the Object

Név:Eagle Nebula, M 16
Típus:Milky Way : Nebula
Distance:7000 light years
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Category:Nebulae

Képformátumok

Large JPEG
47,5 MB
Screensize JPEG
482,7 KB

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Háttérképek

1024x768
366,9 KB
1280x1024
640,3 KB
1600x1200
975,1 KB
1920x1200
1,2 MB
2048x1536
1,6 MB

Coordinates

Position (RA):18 18 47.13
Position (Dec):-13° 51' 9.78"
Field of view:230.89 x 197.69 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 5.8° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Infrared
I
Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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