Nebula N159

Stsci_stsci-prc-1999-23-b_500

stsci_STScI-PRC-1999-23-b June 10th, 1999

Credit: NASA and ESA

A "true color" composite image of the LMC HII region N159 as seen by WFPC2, based on images taken with filters Halpha, (red), [OIII], (green), and Hbeta, (blue). The Papillon nebula (N159-5) is the high excitation compact object lying in the center of the smaller PC frame.

Image Source: http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/1999/23/image/b

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STScI-PRC-1999-23-b
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NASA and ESA
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Good
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Bandpass
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Equinox
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FITS Header
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http://hubblesite.org
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Space Telescope Science Institute Office of Public Outreach
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outreach@stsci.edu
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Baltimore
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USA
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STScI
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stsci
Resource ID
hs-1999-23-b-full-tif.tif
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http://archive.stsci.edu/pub/stpr/hs-1999-23-b-full-tif.tif
Related Resources
http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/1999/23
Metadata Date
2014-05-23
Metadata Version
1.2
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