Wide-field view of the sky around the bright star cluster IC 4651

This wide-field view of the sky around the cluster IC 4651 was created from photographic material forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The cluster itself is the clump of faint stars in the central part of the picture. The bright star at the left is Alpha Arae, one of the brightest stars in the constellation of Ara (The Altar).

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

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Auðkenni:eso1534c
Tegund:Athuganir
Útgáfudagur:Ágú 19, 2015, 12:00 CEST
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1534
Stærð:8760 x 9252 px

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Nafn:IC 4651
Tegund:Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Open
Fjarlægð:3000 ljósár
Constellation:Ara
Flokkur:Star Clusters

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Position (RA):17 24 57.81
Position (Dec):-49° 56' 51.19"
Field of view:147.42 x 155.70 arcminutes
Stefna:Norður er 1.3° højre frá lóðréttu

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Digitized Sky Survey 2
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Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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