Wide-field view of the sky around the bright star cluster NGC 2367

Eso_eso1526c_1024

eso_eso1526c July 1st, 2015

Credit: ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin

This wide-field view of the sky around the cluster NGC 2367 was created from photographic material forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The cluster itself is the tight knot of blue stars at the centre of the picture.

Image Source: https://www.eso.org/public/images/eso1526c/

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
NGC 2367
Subject - Milky Way
Star > Grouping > Cluster > Open
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Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 7h 20m 4.5s
DEC = -21° 52’ 35.2”
Orientation
North is 0.3° CW
Field of View
3.0 x 2.7 degrees
Constellation
Canis Major

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Arrow_left_cyan Digitized Sky Survey 2 (None) Optical (B) -
Arrow_left_orange Digitized Sky Survey 2 (None) Optical (R) -
Arrow_left_red Digitized Sky Survey 2 (None) Infrared (I) -
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ID
eso1526c
Subject Category
B.3.6.4.1  
Subject Name
NGC 2367
Credits
ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin
Release Date
2015-07-01T12:00:00
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://www.eso.org/public/images/eso1526c/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Digitized Sky Survey 2, Digitized Sky Survey 2, Digitized Sky Survey 2
Instrument
None, None, None
Color Assignment
Cyan, Orange, Red
Band
Optical, Optical, Infrared
Bandpass
B, R, I
Central Wavelength
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
110.018805746, -21.8764334467
Reference Dimension
10693.0, 9658.0
Reference Pixel
5346.5, 4829.5
Scale
-0.000280118996688, 0.000280118996688
Rotation
-0.33999999999999991
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
eso1526c
Metadata Date
2015-03-03T13:15:36+01:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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Detailed color mapping information coming soon...

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