California nebula and the Pleiades

On the left, the red patch is an emission nebula called NGC 1499 or California nebula. On the left is the Pleiades, also known as "the Seven Sisters".  The Pleiades, located in the constellation of Taurus (The Bull), are an open star cluster containing middle aged, hot blue stars. This image was taken from ESO's La Silla Observatory.

Autorska prava:

Zdeněk Bardon/ESO

O slici

Id:pleiades-ch17-bardon-cc
Tip:Fotografski
Datum objavljivanja:13. septembar 2017. 11:36
Veličina:2704 x 1737 px

O objektu

Naziv:California Nebula, NGC 1499, Pleiades
Tip:Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Open
Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region
Constellation:Taurus
Kategorija:Nebulae
Star Clusters

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Koordinate

Position (RA):3 52 58.37
Position (Dec):30° 24' 54.38"
Field of view:1320.26 x 848.11 arcminutes
Orijentacija:Sever je 75.3°levo od vertikale