Around the star cluster Terzan 5

This wide-field image, based on data from Digitized Sky Survey 2, shows the whole region around the stellar grouping Terzan 5.

Credit:

ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2

About the Image

Id:eso0945b
Type:Observation
Release date:25 November 2009, 12:00
Related releases:eso0945
Size:7699 x 10606 px

About the Object

Name:Terzan 5
Type:• Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Open
• X - Star Clusters
Distance:25000 light years
Constellation:Sagittarius

Image Formats

Fullsize Original
233.6 MB
Large JPEG
91.6 MB
Publication JPEG
12.7 MB
Screensize JPEG
1.1 MB

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1280x1024
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1600x1200
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1920x1200
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2048x1536
2.8 MB

Coordinates

Position (RA):17 48 5.04
Position (Dec):-24° 46' 48.35"
Field of view:129.25 x 178.02 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 1.1° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Infrared
I
Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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