Hubble image of the globular star cluster NGC 3201 (unannotated)

This image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows the central region of the rich globular star cluster NGC 3201 in the southern constellation of Vela (The Sails).

A star that has been found to be orbiting a black hole with four times the mass of the Sun lies close to the centre of this picture.

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Auðkenni:eso1802e
Tegund:Athuganir
Útgáfudagur:Jan 17, 2018, 12:00 CET
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1802
Stærð:3007 x 3106 px

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Nafn:NGC 3201
Tegund:Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Globular
Constellation:Vela
Flokkur:Star Clusters

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Position (RA):10 17 37.01
Position (Dec):-46° 24' 38.36"
Field of view:2.50 x 2.59 arcminutes
Stefna:Norður er 20.4° vinstri frá lóðréttu

Litir og síur

TíðnisviðBylgjulengdSjónauki
Útfjólublátt
UV
275 nmHubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Sýnilegt
u
336 nmHubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Sýnilegt
B
438 nmHubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Sýnilegt
V
606 nmHubble Space Telescope
ACS
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I
814 nmHubble Space Telescope
ACS

 

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