Digitized Sky Survey image of the Helix Nebula

This visible-light wide-field image of the region around the Helix Nebula was created from photographs taken through red and blue filters and forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The nebula appears prominently at the centre of the image and many faint galaxies are also visible on careful inspection. 

The field of view is approximatelly 2.9 x 2.9 degrees.

Autorska prava:

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

O slici

Id:eso0907b
Tip:Opservacija
Datum objavljivanja:19. januar 2012. 12:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1205, eso0907
Veličina:10582 x 10582 px

O objektu

Naziv:Helix Nebula, NGC 7293
Tip:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Planetary
Udaljenost:700 svetlosnih godina
Constellation:Aquarius
Kategorija:Nebulae

Formati slika

Veliki JPEG
21,0 MB
JPEG izdanje
2,4 MB

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Koordinate

Position (RA):22 29 38.54
Position (Dec):-20° 50' 14.18"
Field of view:179.74 x 179.74 arcminutes
Orijentacija:Sever je 0.4°levo od vertikale

Boje i flteri

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Digitized Sky Survey 2
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Digitized Sky Survey 2