Wide-field view of the region of the sky where HD101584 is located

This wide-field view shows the region of the sky, in the constellation of Centaurus, where HD101584, a gas cloud surrounding a binary star recently studied with ALMA and APEX, is located. This view was created from images forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2.

Credit:

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

About the Image

Id:eso2002c
Type:Observation
Release date:5 February 2020, 12:00
Related releases:eso2002
Size:11090 x 7424 px

About the Object

Name:HD101584
Type:Milky Way : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Red Giant
Constellation:Centaurus
Category:Stars

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Coordinates

Position (RA):11 40 59.47
Position (Dec):-55° 34' 45.62"
Field of view:186.58 x 124.90 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 1.2° 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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