The sky around reflection nebula IC 2631

A newly formed star lights up the surrounding cosmic clouds to create the blue reflection nebula IC 2631 at the centre of this striking panorama of gas and dust clouds in the southern constellation of Chameleon. This picture was created from images forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2.

Mynd/Myndskeið:

ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2

Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin

Um myndina

Auðkenni:eso1605c
Tegund:Athuganir
Útgáfudagur:Feb 10, 2016, 12:00 CET
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1605
Stærð:11976 x 12240 px

Um fyrirbærið

Tegund:Local Universe : Nebula
Constellation:Chamaeleon
Flokkur:Nebulae

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Position (RA):11 5 32.54
Position (Dec):-76° 38' 33.87"
Field of view:203.56 x 208.04 arcminutes
Stefna:Norður er 1.1° vinstri frá lóðréttu

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TíðnisviðSjónauki
Sýnilegt
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Digitized Sky Survey 2
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Digitized Sky Survey 2
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Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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