Wide-field view of the field around Monoceros R2

This visible light wide-field image of the region around Monoceros R2 was created from photographs taken through red and blue filters and forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The nebula NGC 2170, the brightest reflection nebula in this region, appears just to the right of centre. The field of view is approximately three degrees across.

Mynd/Myndskeið:

ESO and Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgment: Davide De Martin

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Auðkenni:eso1039e
Tegund:Athuganir
Útgáfudagur:Okt 6, 2010, 12:00 CEST
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1039
Stærð:10988 x 10685 px

Um fyrirbærið

Nafn:Monoceros R2, NGC 2170
Tegund:Milky Way : Nebula
Fjarlægð:2700 ljósár
Constellation:Monoceros
Flokkur:Nebulae

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Position (RA):6 7 46.62
Position (Dec):-6° 22' 59.53"
Field of view:184.49 x 179.41 arcminutes
Stefna:Norður er 0.1° vinstri frá lóðréttu

Litir og síur

TíðnisviðBylgjulengdSjónauki
Sýnilegt
B
445 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2
Sýnilegt
R
658 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2