HH-1/HH-2

Stsci_1995-24h_1024

stsci_1995-24h June 6th, 1995

Credit: J. Hester (Arizona State University), the WFPC 2 Investigation Definition Team, and NASA/ESA

A 1995 Hubble Space Telescope image of HH-1/HH-2.

Provider: Space Telescope Science Institute

Image Source: https://hubblesite.org/contents/news-releases/1995/news-1995-24

Curator: STScI, Baltimore, MD, USA

Image Use Policy: http://hubblesite.org/copyright/

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
HH-1/HH-2 Individual Image
Subject - Milky Way
Star > Evolutionary Stage > Protostar

Distance

Universescale1
1,500 light years
Stsci_1995-24h_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 5h 36m 24.5s
DEC = -6° 46’ 14.3”
Orientation
North is 21.5° CW
Field of View
0.4 x 0.5 arcminutes
Constellation
Orion

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Green Hubble (WFPC2) Optical (Halpha) 656.0 nm
Red Hubble (WFPC2) Optical (SII) 673.0 nm
Hubble (WFPC2) -
Spectrum_base
Green
Red
Stsci_1995-24h_1280
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ID
1995-24h
Subject Category
B.3.1.1  
Subject Name
HH-1/HH-2 Individual Image
Credits
J. Hester (Arizona State University), the WFPC 2 Investigation Definition Team, and NASA/ESA
Release Date
1995-06-06T00:00:00
Lightyears
1,500
Redshift
1,500
Reference Url
https://hubblesite.org/contents/news-releases/1995/news-1995-24
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Good
Distance Notes
Distance in Lightyears
Facility
Hubble, Hubble, Hubble
Instrument
WFPC2, WFPC2, WFPC2
Color Assignment
Green, Red
Band
Optical, Optical
Bandpass
Halpha, SII
Central Wavelength
656, 673
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
2000.0
Reference Value
84.10192980500, -6.77063464278
Reference Dimension
230.00, 268.00
Reference Pixel
-601.79138506871, -134.14444455355
Scale
-0.00003021000, 0.00003021000
Rotation
-21.53901577473
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
Quality
Full
FITS Header
Notes
World Coordinate System resolved using PinpointWCS 0.9.2 revision 218+ by the Chandra X-ray Center FITS X FITS Y EPO X EPO Y 1614.77 346.86 135.21 35.13 1600.95 364.13 117.23 43.71 1678.68 364.83 183.82 71.89 1641.67 376.25 148.38 69.69 Center Pixel Coordinates: 115.00 84.08486616609 134.00 -6.75482944356
Creator (Curator)
STScI
URL
http://hubblesite.org
Name
Space Telescope Science Institute Office of Public Outreach
Email
outreach@stsci.edu
Telephone
410-338-4444
Address
3700 San Martin Drive
City
Baltimore
State/Province
MD
Postal Code
21218
Country
USA
Rights
http://hubblesite.org/copyright/
Publisher
STScI
Publisher ID
stsci
Resource ID
STSCI-H-p9524h-f-230x268.tif
Resource URL
https://mast.stsci.edu/api/latest/Download/file?uri=mast:OPO/product/STSCI-H-p9524h-f-230x268.tif
Related Resources
http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/1995/24
Metadata Date
2022-07-06T00:00:00
Metadata Version
1.2
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Universescalefull
1,500 light years