The Helix Nebula in the constellation of Aquarius

This chart shows the location of the Helix Nebula within the constellation of Aquarius. This map shows most of the stars visible to the unaided eye under good conditions and the nebula itself is marked with a red circle. This nebula is large but very faint and can be seen with binoculars or a small telescope only when the sky is exceptionally dark and clear.

Autorska prava:

ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

O slici

Datum objavljivanja:19. januar 2012. 12:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1205
Veličina:3338 x 3111 px

O objektu

Naziv:Aquarius, Helix Nebula, NGC 7293
Udaljenost:700 svetlosnih godina

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