ESO's VLT images the planetary nebula IC 1295

This intriguing picture from ESO’s Very Large Telescope shows the glowing green planetary nebula IC 1295 surrounding a dim and dying star. It is located about 3300 light-years away in the constellation of Scutum (The Shield). This is the most detailed picture of this object ever taken.

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ESO

O slici

Id:eso1317a
Tip:Opservacija
Datum objavljivanja:10. april 2013. 12:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1317
Veličina:2046 x 2046 px

O objektu

Naziv:IC 1295
Tip:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Planetary
Udaljenost:3500 svetlosnih godina
Constellation:Scutum
Kategorija:Nebulae

Formati slika

Veliki JPEG
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Zumiranje


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Koordinate

Position (RA):18 54 37.25
Position (Dec):-8° 49' 39.41"
Field of view:6.82 x 6.82 arcminutes
Orijentacija:Sever je 0.0°desno od vertikale

Boje i flteri

OpsegTeleskop
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Very Large Telescope
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Very Large Telescope
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Very Large Telescope
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