eso1606h

Eso_eso1606h_500

eso_eso1606h February 24th, 2016

Credit: ESO/ATLASGAL consortium/NASA/GLIMPSE consortium/VVV Survey/ESA/Planck/D. Minniti/S. GuisardAcknowledgement: Ignacio Toledo, Martin Kornmesser

This image shows the same region as seen in shorter, infrared, wavelengths by the NASA Spitzer Space Telescope.This image is part of a comparison image. This image is part of a comparison image.

Image Source: https://www.eso.org/public/images/eso1606h/

Curator: European Southern Observatory, Garching bei München, Germany

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
Milky Way
Subject - Milky Way
Eso_eso1606h_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 17h 46m 9.6s
DEC = -28° 44’ 45.5”
Orientation
North is 58.6° CCW
Field of View
20.5 x 3.2 degrees
Constellation
Sagittarius

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Arrow_left_blue Spitzer Space Telescope (IRAC (Spitzer)) Infrared 3.6 µm
Arrow_left_green Spitzer Space Telescope (IRAC (Spitzer)) Infrared 4.5 µm
Arrow_left_red Spitzer Space Telescope (MIPS) Infrared 8.0 µm
Arrow_left_red Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (None) Infrared 12.0 µm
Spectrum_ir1
Arrow_top_blue
Arrow_top_green
Arrow_top_red
Arrow_top_red
Eso_eso1606h_1280
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ID
eso1606h
Subject Category
B  
Subject Name
Milky Way
Credits
ESO/ATLASGAL consortium/NASA/GLIMPSE consortium/VVV Survey/ESA/Planck/D. Minniti/S. GuisardAcknowledgement: Ignacio Toledo, Martin Kornmesser
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://www.eso.org/public/images/eso1606h/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Spitzer Space Telescope, Spitzer Space Telescope, Spitzer Space Telescope, Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer
Instrument
IRAC (Spitzer), IRAC (Spitzer), MIPS, None
Color Assignment
Blue, Green, Red, Red
Band
Infrared, Infrared, Infrared, Infrared
Bandpass
Central Wavelength
3600, 4500, 8000, 12000
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
266.540011371, -28.7459673555
Reference Dimension
12270.0, 1922.0
Reference Pixel
6135.0, 961.0
Scale
-0.00167324049212, 0.00167324049212
Rotation
58.600000000000023
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
Quality
Full
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
European Southern Observatory
URL
http://www.eso.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
European Southern Observatory
Publisher ID
eso
Resource ID
eso1606h
Metadata Date
2017-06-27T14:02:45.643257
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.