Wide-field view of part of the Large Magellanic Cloud

This wide-field view shows a section of the Large Magellanic Cloud, centred on the unusual globular cluster NGC 1978.The image was created from photographs in red and blue light taken from the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The field of view is 2.9 degrees across.

Autorska prava:

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

O slici

Id:eso1021c
Tip:Opservacija
Datum objavljivanja:1. jun 2010. 16:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1021
Veličina:15248 x 11992 px

O objektu

Naziv:LMC, NGC 1978
Tip:Local Universe : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Globular
Udaljenost:170000 svetlosnih godina
Constellation:Dorado
Kategorija:Star Clusters

Formati slika

Veliki JPEG
67,0 MB
JPEG izdanje
6,8 MB

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Koordinate

Position (RA):5 30 21.25
Position (Dec):-66° 12' 42.46"
Field of view:256.25 x 201.60 arcminutes
Orijentacija:Sever je 0.0°levo od vertikale

Boje i flteri

OpsegTeleskop
Optički
B
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optički
R
Digitized Sky Survey 2