Proplyd in Orion Nebula

Stsci_2001-13f_1024

stsci_2001-13f April 26th, 2001

Credit: NASA, ESA, J. Bally (University

A 2001 Hubble Space Telescope image of Orion Nebula, NGC 1976, M42.

Provider: Space Telescope Science Institute

Image Source: https://hubblesite.org/contents/news-releases/2001/news-2001-13

Curator: STScI, Baltimore, MD, USA

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

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Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
Orion Nebula NGC 1976 M42
Subject - Local Universe
Nebula > Appearance > Dark > Proplyd

Distance

Universescale1
1,500 light years

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 5h 35m 17.3s
DEC = -5° 23’ 28.0”
Constellation
Orion

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Hubble (WFPC2) Optical -
Hubble (WFPC2) Optical -
Stsci_2001-13f_1280
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ID
2001-13f
Subject Category
C.4.2.3.3  
Subject Name
Orion Nebula, NGC 1976, M42
Credits
NASA, ESA, J. Bally (University
Release Date
2001-04-26T00:00:00
Lightyears
1,500
Redshift
1,500
Reference Url
https://hubblesite.org/contents/news-releases/2001/news-2001-13
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Good
Distance Notes
Distance in Lightyears
Facility
Hubble, Hubble
Instrument
WFPC2, WFPC2
Color Assignment
Band
Optical, Optical
Bandpass
Central Wavelength
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
Reference Value
83.82204167, -5.39110833
Reference Dimension
Reference Pixel
Scale
Rotation
Coordinate System Projection:
Quality
Position
FITS Header
Notes
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-p0113f-f-321x321.tif
Resource URL
https://mast.stsci.edu/api/latest/Download/file?uri=mast:OPO/product/STSCI-H-p0113f-f-321x321.tif
Related Resources
http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/2001/13
Metadata Date
2022-07-06T00:00:00
Metadata Version
1.2
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Universescalefull
1,500 light years