Wide-field view of the newly discovered globular cluster VVV CL001

This wide-field image of the very rich region around the newly discovered globular cluster VVV CL001 and its brighter companion UKS 1 was created from photographs taken through blue, red and infrared filters and forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The globular star clusters are close to the centre of this picture, but are almost totally invisible in this view. The field of view is approximately 2.8 degrees across.

Crediti:

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

A proposito dell'immagine

Identificazione:eso1141e
Tipo:Osservazione
Data di pubblicazione:Mercoledì 19 Ottobre 2011 12:00
Notizie relative:eso1141
Dimensione:10422 x 10514 px

A proposito delll'oggetto

Nome:UKS 1, VVV CL001
Tipo:Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Globular
Constellation:Sagittarius
Categoria:Star Clusters

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Coordinate

Position (RA):17 54 41.93
Position (Dec):-24° 0' 55.27"
Field of view:175.38 x 176.92 arcminutes
Orientazione:Il Nord è a 0.6° a destra della verticale

Colori e filtri

BandaTelescopio
Ottico
B
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Ottico
Pseudogreen (B+R)
Digitized Sky Survey 2
Ottico
R
Digitized Sky Survey 2

 

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