The star cluster Messier 7

This new image from the Wide Field Imager on the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile, shows the bright star cluster Messier 7, also known as NGC 6475. Easily spotted by the naked eye in the direction of the tail of the constellation of Scorpius (The Scorpion), this cluster is one of the most prominent open clusters of stars in the sky and an important research target.

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O slici

Id:eso1406a
Tip:Opservacija
Datum objavljivanja:19. februar 2014. 12:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1406
Veličina:8344 x 8094 px

O objektu

Naziv:M 7, Messier 7, NGC 6475
Tip:Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Open
Udaljenost:800 svetlosnih godina
Constellation:Scorpius
Kategorija:Star Clusters

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Koordinate

Position (RA):17 53 51.21
Position (Dec):-34° 47' 34.34"
Field of view:33.11 x 32.12 arcminutes
Orijentacija:Sever je 0.0°desno od vertikale

 

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