Neptune: 20:04 UT (June 25, 2011)

Stsci_2011-19b_1024

stsci_2011-19b July 12th, 2011

Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

A 2011 Hubble Space Telescope image of Neptune.

Provider: Space Telescope Science Institute

Image Source: https://hubblesite.org/contents/news-releases/2011/news-2011-19

Curator: STScI, Baltimore, MD, USA

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

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Image Details

Image Type
Planetary
Object Name
Neptune
Subject - Solar System
Planet > Type > Gas Giant

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 22h 11m 30.9s
DEC = -11° 45’ 4.8”
Constellation
Aquarius

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Blue Hubble (WFC3/UVIS) Optical (Strömgren b) 467.0 nm
Green Hubble (WFC3/UVIS) Optical ([OI]) 631.0 nm
Red Hubble (WFC3/UVIS) Optical 845.0 nm
Spectrum_base
Blue
Green
Red
Stsci_2011-19b_1280
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ID
2011-19b
Subject Category
A.1.1.2  
Subject Name
Neptune
Credits
NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)
Release Date
2011-07-12T00:00:00
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://hubblesite.org/contents/news-releases/2011/news-2011-19
Type
Planetary
Image Quality
Good
Distance Notes
Facility
Hubble, Hubble, Hubble
Instrument
WFC3/UVIS, WFC3/UVIS, WFC3/UVIS
Color Assignment
Blue, Green, Red
Band
Optical, Optical, Optical
Bandpass
Strömgren b, [OI]
Central Wavelength
467, 631, 845
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
Reference Value
332.87864167, -11.75133889
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-p1119b-f-400x400.tif
Resource URL
https://mast.stsci.edu/api/latest/Download/file?uri=mast:OPO/product/STSCI-H-p1119b-f-400x400.tif
Related Resources
http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/2011/19
Metadata Date
2022-07-06T00:00:00
Metadata Version
1.2
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