N11 in the Large Magellanic Cloud

Noirlab_noao-n11lmc_1024

noirlab_noao-n11lmc July 16th, 2004

Credit: C. Aguilera, C. Smith and S. Points/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/

An image of N11 in the Large Magellanic Cloud, taken with the Curtis Schmidt telescope at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO) as part of the Magellanic Clouds Emission-Line Survey (MCELS). This color image was produced using three separate exposures taken in hydrogen, sulfur and oxygen bandpasses. It was used to support the July 2004 release by the Hubble Heritage project.

Provider: NOIRLab

Image Source: https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noao-n11lmc/

Curator: NSF's NOIRLab, Tucson, AZ, USA

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
N11
Noirlab_noao-n11lmc_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 4h 55m 21.6s
DEC = -66° 39’ 2.0”
Orientation
North is 0.3° CW
Field of View
33.0 x 32.2 arcminutes
Constellation
Dorado

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Green Curtis-Schmidt Telescope (None) (Olll) -
Orange Curtis-Schmidt Telescope (None) (Sll) -
Red Curtis-Schmidt Telescope (None) (Ha) -
Noirlab_noao-n11lmc_1280
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ID
noao-n11lmc
Subject Category
Subject Name
N11
Credits
C. Aguilera, C. Smith and S. Points/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/
Release Date
2004-07-16T19:12:19
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noao-n11lmc/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Curtis-Schmidt Telescope, Curtis-Schmidt Telescope, Curtis-Schmidt Telescope
Instrument
None, None, None
Color Assignment
Green, Orange, Red
Band
Bandpass
Olll, Sll, Ha
Central Wavelength
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
None, None, None
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
73.8397984, -66.6505628
Reference Dimension
989.0, 966.0
Reference Pixel
727.9152222, 129.4613037
Scale
-0.000556, 0.000556
Rotation
-0.2777820793
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
Quality
Full
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
NSF's NOIRLab
URL
https://noirlab.edu
Name
Email
Telephone
Address
950 North Cherry Ave.
City
Tucson
State/Province
AZ
Postal Code
85719
Country
USA
Rights
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Publisher
NSF's NOIRLab
Publisher ID
noirlab
Resource ID
noao-n11lmc
Metadata Date
2004-06-29T10:58:27-05:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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Detailed color mapping information coming soon...

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