Colour composite view of the Pillars of Creation from MUSE data

This colour view was created from observations of the Pillars of Creation made with the MUSE instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope. The parts of the three-dimensional MUSE data cube that correspond to emission from different chemical elements in the clouds have been extracted and combined to create this colour view of the region.

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ESO

O slici

Id:eso1518b
Tip:Opservacija
Datum objavljivanja:30. april 2015. 12:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1518
Veličina:902 x 909 px

O objektu

Naziv:M 16, Messier 16
Tip:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Star Formation
Udaljenost:7000 svetlosnih godina
Constellation:Serpens Cauda
Kategorija:Nebulae

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Koordinate

Position (RA):18 18 51.43
Position (Dec):-13° 50' 8.80"
Field of view:3.00 x 3.03 arcminutes
Orijentacija:Sever je 40.2°levo od vertikale

Boje i flteri

OpsegTeleskop
OptičkiVery Large Telescope
MUSE

 

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