Comparison of HST and NACO image of NGC 3603

Direct comparison of two images of the same region in NGC 3603 (animated GIF). One taken with the HST (extracted from archival data) and one taken with NAOS-CONICA at the VLT. This comparison dramatically shows the potential of Adaptive Optics. (HST is operated by NASA and ESA.)

Mynd/Myndskeið:

ESO

Um myndina

Auðkenni:eso0137f
Tegund:Athuganir
Útgáfudagur:3. desember 2001
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso0137
Stærð:400 x 397 px

Um fyrirbærið

Nafn:NGC 3603
Tegund:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Star Formation
Fjarlægð:20000 ljósár
Flokkur:Nebulae

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Litir og síur

TíðnisviðBylgjulengdSjónauki
Innrautt
K
Very Large Telescope
NACO
Innrautt
I
814 nmHubble Space Telescope
WFPC2

 

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