NGC 2327

Noirlab_noao-n2327matthews_1024

noirlab_noao-n2327matthews June 11th, 2014

Credit: KPNO/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/Doug Matthews/Adam Block

NGC 2327 is a small part of the much larger Seagull Nebula. This image was taken as part of Advanced Observing Program (AOP) program at Kitt Peak Visitor Center during 2014.

Provider: NOIRLab

Image Source: https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noao-n2327matthews/

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

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

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Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
NGC 2327
Noirlab_noao-n2327matthews_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 7h 4m 9.6s
DEC = -11° 16’ 13.0”
Orientation
North is 178.3° CW
Field of View
12.3 x 8.3 arcminutes
Constellation
Canis Major

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Luminosity KPNO-VC-0.5m (Other CCD) Optical (Broad Band) 555.0 nm
Blue KPNO-VC-0.5m (Other CCD) Optical (B) 438.0 nm
Green KPNO-VC-0.5m (Other CCD) Optical (G) 475.0 nm
Red KPNO-VC-0.5m (Other CCD) Optical (R) 625.0 nm
Spectrum_base
Luminosity
Blue
Green
Red
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ID
noao-n2327matthews
Subject Category
Subject Name
NGC 2327
Credits
KPNO/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/Doug Matthews/Adam Block
Release Date
2014-06-11T14:29:48
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noao-n2327matthews/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Visitor Center 0.5-meter Telescope, Visitor Center 0.5-meter Telescope, Visitor Center 0.5-meter Telescope, Visitor Center 0.5-meter Telescope
Instrument
Other CCD, Other CCD, Other CCD, Other CCD
Color Assignment
Luminosity, Blue, Green, Red
Band
Optical, Optical, Optical, Optical
Bandpass
Broad Band, B, G, R
Central Wavelength
555, 438, 475, 625
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
None, None, None, None
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
106.040186977, -11.270276584
Reference Dimension
1431.0, 961.0
Reference Pixel
687.003959656, 346.617279053
Scale
-0.000143429117648, 0.000143487569683
Rotation
-178.27229945562
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-n2327matthews
Metadata Date
2021-09-14T08:44:01-05:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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Detailed color mapping information coming soon...

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