Wide-field view of the sky around the dark cloud Lupus 4

This view of the sky around the dark cloud Lupus 4 was created from the images forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. Lupus 4 is a dense pocket of gas and dust where new stars are expected to form. The cloud is located about 400 light-years away from Earth, on the border between the constellations of Lupus (The Wolf) and Norma (The Carpenter's Square).

Mynd/Myndskeið:

ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2

Um myndina

Auðkenni:eso1427c
Tegund:Athuganir
Útgáfudagur:Sep 3, 2014, 12:00 CEST
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1427
Stærð:7118 x 7136 px

Um fyrirbærið

Nafn:Lupus 4
Tegund:Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Dark
Constellation:Lupus
Flokkur:Nebulae

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Position (RA):16 1 29.02
Position (Dec):-41° 53' 41.57"
Field of view:119.78 x 120.09 arcminutes
Stefna:Norður er 0.5° højre frá lóðréttu

Litir og síur

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Sýnilegt
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Digitized Sky Survey 2
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Digitized Sky Survey 2
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Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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