The aging double star IRAS 08544-4431 in the constellation of Vela (the sails)

This chart shows the location of the aging double star IRAS 08544-4431 in the constellation of Vela (The Sails). All stars visible to the naked eye on a dark and clear night are shown. This star is visible with a small telescope as an unremarkable single faint point of light.

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ESO/IAU and Sky & Telescope

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Auðkenni:eso1608c
Tegund:Skýringarmynd
Útgáfudagur:Mar 9, 2016, 12:00 CET
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1608
Stærð:3338 x 3433 px

Um fyrirbærið

Nafn:IRAS 08544-4431
Tegund:Milky Way : Star : Circumstellar Material : Disk
Fjarlægð:4000 ljósár
Flokkur:Illustrations

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