Chandra_811e_1024

chandra_811e September 13th, 2023

Credit: NASA/CXC/SAO (Chandra), NASA/MSFC/F. Xie et al. (IXPE); Optical: NASA/ESA/STScI; Image processing: NASA/CXC/SAO/J. Schmidt, 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
1,000 light years
Chandra_811e_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 8h 35m 20.6s
DEC = -45° 10’ 35.0”
Orientation
North is up
Field of View
3.3 x 3.3 arcminutes
Constellation
Vela

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Purple Chandra X-ray -
Blue IXPE X-ray -
Yellow Hubble Optical -
Chandra_811e_1280
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ID
811e
Subject Category
Subject Name
Credits
NASA/CXC/SAO (Chandra), NASA/MSFC/F. Xie et al. (IXPE); Optical: NASA/ESA/STScI; Image processing: NASA/CXC/SAO/J. Schmidt, K. Arcand
Release Date
2023-09-13
Lightyears
1,000
Redshift
1,000
Reference Url
http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2023/archives/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Good
Distance Notes
Facility
Chandra X-ray Observatory, IXPE, Hubble Space Telescope
Instrument
Color Assignment
Purple, Blue, Yellow
Band
X-ray, X-ray, Optical
Bandpass
Central Wavelength
Start Time
2010-06-01-0000, -, -
Integration Time
320400, -, -
Dataset ID
10135, 10136, 10137, 10138, 10139, 12073, 12074, 12075, -, -
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
128.83583333333334, -45.17638888888889
Reference Dimension
2000, 2000
Reference Pixel
1000, 1000
Scale
-2.77777777777778e-005, 2.77777777777778e-005
Rotation
-0
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
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
811d
Metadata Date
2023-09-14
Metadata Version
1.2
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Universescalefull
1,000 light years

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