Widefield image of the sky around PDS 70

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eso_eso1821b July 2nd, 2018

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

This colourful image shows the sky around the faint orange dwarf star PDS 70 (in the middle of the image). The bright blue star to the right is Centauri.

Image Source: https://www.eso.org/public/images/eso1821b/

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
PDS 70
Subject - Milky Way
Star > Circumstellar Material > Disk > Protoplanetary
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Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 14h 8m 10.2s
DEC = -41° 23’ 49.6”
Orientation
North is 2.2° CW
Field of View
1.2 x 1.2 degrees
Constellation
Centaurus
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ID
eso1821b
Subject Category
B.3.7.2.1  
Subject Name
PDS 70
Credits
ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin
Release Date
2018-07-02T12:00:00
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://www.eso.org/public/images/eso1821b/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Instrument
Color Assignment
Band
Bandpass
Central Wavelength
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
212.042310464, -41.3971022774
Reference Dimension
4447.0, 4373.0
Reference Pixel
2223.0, 2186.0
Scale
-0.000279958766374, 0.000279958766374
Rotation
-2.2000000000000011
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
eso1821b
Metadata Date
2018-06-28T11:09:30+02:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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