The young star T Cha in the constellation of Chamaeleon

This chart shows the location of the young star T Cha within the constellation of Chamaeleon. This map shows most of the stars visible to the unaided eye under good conditions and the star itself is marked as a red circle. This star is too faint to see with the unaided eye, but is easily seen with a small telescope.


ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

About the Image

Release date:24 February 2011, 12:00
Related releases:eso1106
Size:3338 x 3811 px

About the Object

Name:T Cha
Type:Milky Way : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
Milky Way : Star : Circumstellar Material : Disk : Protoplanetary
Distance:350 light years

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