Location of WDJ0914+1914 in the constellation of Cancer

This chart shows the location of WDJ0914+1914 in the constellation of Cancer (The Crab). This map shows most of the stars visible to the unaided eye under good conditions, and WDJ0914+1914 itself is highlighted with a red circle on the image. This white dwarf is orbited by a Neptune-like exoplanet that is evaporating, the first ever giant planet found around a white dwarf. 

Mynd/Myndskeið:

ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

Um myndina

Auðkenni:eso1919b
Tegund:Uppdráttur
Útgáfudagur:Des 4, 2019, 19:00 CET
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1919
Stærð:3338 x 3391 px

Um fyrirbærið

Tegund:Unspecified : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
Flokkur:Illustrations

Myndasnið

Stór JPEG
646,2 KB

Þysjanleg


 

Sjá einnig