Chandra_811b_1024

chandra_811b September 13th, 2023

Credit: NASA/CXC/SAO; Optical: SDSS; NASA/ESA/STScI; IR: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Spitzer; Image processing: NASA/CXC/SAO/N. Wolk, K. Arcand.

Provider: Chandra X-ray Observatory

Image Source: http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2023/archives/

Curator: Chandra X-ray Observatory, Cambridge, MA, USA

Image Use Policy: http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/image_use.html

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Image Details

Image Type
Observation

Distance

Universescale1
13,000 light years

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 17h 30m 36.0s
DEC = -21° 28’ 56.1”
Constellation
Ophiuchus

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Blue Chandra (ACIS) X-ray -
Red Spitzer Spart Telescope Infrared -
Cyan SDSS Optical -
Yellow Hubble Optical -
Chandra_811b_1280
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ID
811b
Subject Category
Subject Name
Credits
NASA/CXC/SAO; Optical: SDSS; NASA/ESA/STScI; IR: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Spitzer; Image processing: NASA/CXC/SAO/N. Wolk, K. Arcand.
Release Date
2023-09-13
Lightyears
13,000
Redshift
13,000
Reference Url
http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2023/archives/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Good
Distance Notes
Facility
Chandra X-ray Observatory, Spitzer Spart Telescope, Sloan Digital Sky Survey, Hubble Space Telescope
Instrument
ACIS, -, -, -
Color Assignment
Blue, Red, Cyan, Yellow
Band
X-ray, Infrared, Optical, Optical
Bandpass
Central Wavelength
Start Time
2000-01-01-0000, -, -, -
Integration Time
950400, -, -, -
Dataset ID
116, 4650, 6714, 6715, 6716, 6717, 6718, 7366, 16004, 16614, -, -, -
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
262.65, -21.482249999999997
Reference Dimension
Reference Pixel
Scale
Rotation
Coordinate System Projection:
Quality
Position
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
Chandra X-ray Observatory
URL
http://chandra.harvard.edu
Name
Email
cxcpub@cfa.harvard.edu
Telephone
617.496.7941
Address
60 Garden St.
City
Cambridge
State/Province
MA
Postal Code
02138
Country
USA
Rights
http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/image_use.html
Publisher
Chandra X-ray Center
Publisher ID
chandra
Resource ID
Metadata Date
2024-01-31T20:33:50-05:00
Metadata Version
1.2
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Universescalefull
13,000 light years

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