Digitized Sky Survey image of Eta Carinae Nebula

This image is a colour composite made from exposures from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2). The field of view is approximately 4.7 x 4.9 degrees.

Credit:

ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin.

About the Image

Id:eso1828c
Type:Observation
Release date:29 August 2018, 13:00
Related releases:eso1828
Size:1280 x 1335 px

About the Object

Name:Carina Nebula
Type:Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region
Constellation:Carina
Category:Nebulae

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Coordinates

Position (RA):10 46 53.05
Position (Dec):-60° 1' 7.63"
Field of view:282.82 x 294.97 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.1° right of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
R
660 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
I
797 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2

 

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