Spitzer, Chandra, CTIO Image of N 63A - Wide Field

Esahubble_heic0507c_500

esahubble_heic0507c June 7th, 2005

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/CXC/NOAO/AURA/NSF

A colour composite of Spitzer infrared, Chandra X-ray and ground-based Halpha. The colour assignments are: Chandra (all bands) (blue), CTIO ground-based H-alpha (green), Spitzer 4.5 micron (yellow) and Spitzer 8.0 micron (red).

Image Source: http://www.spacetelescope.org/images/heic0507c/

Curator: ESA/Hubble, Garching bei München, Germany

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
DEM L 243 LHA 120-N 63A SNR 0535-66.0
Subject - Local Universe
Nebula » Type » Star Formation
Esahubble_heic0507c_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 5h 34m 58.8s
DEC = -66° 1’ 13.4”
Orientation
North is 8.4° CCW
Field of View
15.4 x 10.6 arcminutes
Constellation
Dorado

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Arrow_left_blue Chandra (None) X-ray -
Arrow_left_green CTIO (None) Optical (H-alpha) -
Arrow_left_yellow Spitzer Space Telescope (None) Infrared (Near-IR) -
Arrow_left_red Spitzer Space Telescope (None) Infrared (Near-IR) -
Esahubble_heic0507c_1280
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ID
heic0507c
Subject Category
C.4.1.2  
Subject Name
DEM L 243, LHA 120-N 63A, SNR 0535-66.0
Credits
NASA/JPL-Caltech/CXC/NOAO/AURA/NSF
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
http://www.spacetelescope.org/images/heic0507c/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Chandra, CTIO, Spitzer Space Telescope, Spitzer Space Telescope
Instrument
None, None, None, None
Color Assignment
Blue, Green, Yellow, Red
Band
X-ray, Optical, Infrared, Infrared
Bandpass
-, H-alpha, Near-IR, Near-IR
Central Wavelength
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
83.7449831498, -66.0203954181
Reference Dimension
1848.0, 1274.0
Reference Pixel
925.0, 638.0
Scale
-0.000138964839553, 0.000138964839553
Rotation
8.4000000000000075
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
Quality
Full
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
ESA/Hubble
URL
http://www.spacetelescope.org/
Name
Email
Telephone
Address
Karl-Schwarzschild-Strasse 2
City
Garching bei München
State/Province
Postal Code
D-85748
Country
Germany
Rights
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Publisher
ESA/Hubble
Publisher ID
esahubble
Resource ID
heic0507c
Metadata Date
2005-06-03T16:16:42-05:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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Detailed color mapping information coming soon...

 

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There is no distance meta data in this image.