IC 2944 Fulldome Video

IC 2944, an open cluster of stars with an associated nebula is seen here in this fulldome video. The nebula is what provides the brilliant pink hue which dominates the scene. It is hydrogen gas being ionised by the ultraviolet radiation produced by the young nearby stars that form the open cluster.

Herkunftsnachweis:

Theofanis Matsopoulos/ESO

Über das Video

ID:IC2944_Dome_Frames
Veröffentlichungsdatum:25. Februar 2015 17:25
Dauer:16 s
Frame rate:30 fps

Über das Objekt

Name:IC 2944
Typ:Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Open
Milky Way : Nebula
Kategorie:Fulldome
Nebulae
Star Clusters

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