Wide-field view of the sky around the Thor’s Helmet Nebula

This wide-field view shows the rich region of sky around the Thor’s Helmet Nebula (NGC 2359) in the constellation of Canis Major (The Great Dog). This view was created from images forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2.

Autorska prava:

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

O slici

Id:eso1238c
Tip:Opservacija
Datum objavljivanja:5. oktobar 2012. 16:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1238
Veličina:6807 x 7129 px

O objektu

Naziv:NGC 2359
Tip:Milky Way : Star : Type : Wolf-Rayet
Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Star Formation
Udaljenost:15000 svetlosnih godina
Constellation:Canis Major
Kategorija:Nebulae

Formati slika

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JPEG izdanje
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Koordinate

Position (RA):7 18 30.09
Position (Dec):-13° 13' 48.61"
Field of view:114.48 x 119.90 arcminutes
Orijentacija:Sever je 89.6°levo od vertikale

Boje i flteri

OpsegTalasna dužinaTeleskop
Optički
B
550 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2
Optički
V
660 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2
Optički
R
658 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2

 

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