The Eta Carinae nebula, NGC 3372

Noirlab_noao-02210_1024

noirlab_noao-02210 June 30th, 2020

Credit: NOIRLab/NSF/AURA

The Eta Carinae nebula, NGC3372, as seen from CTIO.

Provider: NOIRLab

Image Source: https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noao-02210/

Curator: NSF's NOIRLab, Tucson, AZ, USA

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
Eta Carinae NGC 3372
Noirlab_noao-02210_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 10h 44m 53.2s
DEC = -59° 29’ 53.4”
Orientation
North is 9.3° CW
Field of View
1.1 x 0.9 degrees
Constellation
Carina
Noirlab_noao-02210_1280
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ID
noao-02210
Subject Category
Subject Name
Eta Carinae, NGC 3372
Credits
NOIRLab/NSF/AURA
Release Date
2020-06-30T21:34:03
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noao-02210/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Instrument
Color Assignment
Band
Bandpass
Central Wavelength
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
161.2215847, -59.49815611
Reference Dimension
2432.0, 1944.0
Reference Pixel
1317.99649, 1426.609131
Scale
-0.000465, 0.00047
Rotation
-9.347463294
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
Quality
Full
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
NSF's NOIRLab
URL
https://noirlab.edu
Name
Email
Telephone
Address
950 North Cherry Ave.
City
Tucson
State/Province
AZ
Postal Code
85719
Country
USA
Rights
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Publisher
NSF's NOIRLab
Publisher ID
noirlab
Resource ID
noao-02210
Metadata Date
2022-09-12T14:56:31.900891
Metadata Version
1.1
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