The position of Nova Vul 1670 in the constellation of Vulpecula

This map includes most of the stars that can be seen on a dark clear night with the naked eye. It shows the small constellation of Vulpecula (The Fox), which lies close to the more prominent constellation of Cygnus (The Swan) in the northern Milky Way.

The location of the exploding star Nova Vul 1670 is marked with a red circle.

Credit:

ESO, IAU, and Sky & Telescope

About the Image

Id:eso1511c
Type:Artwork
Release date:30 July 2018, 17:00
Related releases:eso1826, eso1511
Size:3338 x 3331 px

About the Object

Name:Nova Vulpeculae 1670
Type:Unspecified : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
Category:Illustrations

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