Around the nova V445 Puppis annotated

This wide-field image, based on data from Digitized Sky Survey 2, shows the whole region around the nova V445 Puppis, with the double star system highlighted.

Credit:

ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2

About the Image

Id:eso0943b
Type:Observation
Release date:17 November 2009
Related releases:eso0943
Size:2088 x 2088 px

About the Object

Name:V445 Puppis, Wide field view
Type:Milky Way : Star : Type : Variable : Nova
Distance:25000 light years
Constellation:Puppis
Category:Stars

Image Formats

Large JPEG
1.6 MB
Screensize JPEG
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Wallpapers

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Coordinates

Position (RA):7 37 56.92
Position (Dec):-25° 56' 58.94"
Field of view:35.04 x 35.04 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.7° right of vertical

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
R
Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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