Surroundings of the star HR 8799

This wide-field image shows the surroundings of the young star HR8799 in the constellation of Pegasus. This picture was created from material forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The location of HR 8799 is shown.

Credit:

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

About the Image

Id:eso1905c
Type:Observation
Release date:27 March 2019, 12:00
Related releases:eso1905
Size:12685 x 11053 px

About the Object

Name:HR 8799e
Type:Milky Way : Planet
Distance:130 light years
Constellation:Pegasus
Category:Stars

Image Formats

Large JPEG
54.6 MB
Screensize JPEG
333.3 KB

Wallpapers

1024x768
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1280x1024
456.3 KB
1600x1200
682.2 KB
1920x1200
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2048x1536
1.1 MB

Coordinates

Position (RA):23 7 26.38
Position (Dec):21° 7' 43.78"
Field of view:212.96 x 185.56 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.2° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
B
479 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
R
649 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
I
825 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2

 

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