Wide-field view of the sky around the star 51 Pegasi

This image shows the sky around the star 51 Pegasi in the northern constellation of Pegasus (The Winged Horse).  In 1995 the first exoplanet to be discovered was detected orbiting this star. Twenty years later this object was also the first exoplanet to be be directly detected spectroscopically in visible light. This image was created from photographic material forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2.

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ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2

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Auðkenni:eso1517c
Tegund:Athuganir
Útgáfudagur:Apr 22, 2015, 12:00 CEST
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1517
Stærð:4939 x 5851 px

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Nafn:51 Pegasi b
Tegund:Milky Way : Star : Circumstellar Material : Planetary System
Constellation:Pegasus
Flokkur:Exoplanets
Stars

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Position (RA):22 57 27.66
Position (Dec):20° 46' 4.37"
Field of view:83.00 x 98.32 arcminutes
Stefna:Norður er 0.8° højre frá lóðréttu

Litir og síur

TíðnisviðSjónauki
Sýnilegt
B
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Sýnilegt
R
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Innrautt
I
Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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