N70 superbubble nebula in the LMC

The N70 superbubble nebula in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), imaged with the ESO Schmidt Telescope on La Silla.

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ESO

About the Image

Id:n70
Type:Observation
Release date:3 December 2009, 23:21
Size:4603 x 5858 px

About the Object

Name:N 70 Superbubble
Type:Local Universe : Nebula
Distance:170000 light years
Constellation:Dorado
Category:Nebulae

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Coordinates

Position (RA):5 43 30.11
Position (Dec):-67° 47' 53.26"
Field of view:21.54 x 27.41 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 97.4° right of vertical

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