Wide-field view of the region of the sky where the Kinman Dwarf galaxy is located

Eso_eso2010d_1024

eso_eso2010d June 30th, 2020

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

This wide-field view shows the region of the sky, in the constellation of Aquarius, where the Kinman Dwarf galaxy can be found. This view was created from images forming part of the Digitized Sky Survey 2.

Provider: European Southern Observatory

Image Source: https://www.eso.org/public/images/eso2010d/

Curator: European Southern Observatory, Garching bei München, None, Germany

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
Kinman Dwarf galaxy
Subject - Local Universe
Star > Type > Variable
Galaxy > Type > Irregular
Eso_eso2010d_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 22h 30m 28.7s
DEC = 0° 7’ 27.3”
Orientation
North is 0.1° CCW
Field of View
4.0 x 2.8 degrees
Constellation
Aquarius

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Blue DSS2 (None) Optical (B) 479.0 nm
Yellow DSS2 (None) Optical (R) 649.0 nm
Red DSS2 (None) Optical (I) 825.0 nm
Spectrum_base
Blue
Yellow
Red
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ID
eso2010d
Subject Category
C.3.2.1   C.5.1.6  
Subject Name
Kinman Dwarf galaxy
Credits
ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin
Release Date
2020-06-30T12:00:00
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://www.eso.org/public/images/eso2010d/
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
Blue, Yellow, Red
Band
Optical, Optical, Optical
Bandpass
B, R, I
Central Wavelength
479, 649, 825
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
None, None, None
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
337.619519221, -0.124263011945
Reference Dimension
14400.0, 10000.0
Reference Pixel
7200.0, 5000.0
Scale
-0.000280111898278, 0.000280111898278
Rotation
0.08
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
Quality
Full
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
European Southern Observatory
URL
https://www.eso.org
Name
Email
Telephone
Address
Karl-Schwarzschild-Strasse 2
City
Garching bei München
State/Province
None
Postal Code
D-85748
Country
Germany
Rights
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Publisher
European Southern Observatory
Publisher ID
eso
Resource ID
eso2010d
Metadata Date
2020-04-09T11:01:34+02:00
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.