Gemini South Captures Planetary Nebula CVMP 1

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noirlab_noirlab2006a February 20th, 2020

Credit: International Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA

The international Gemini Observatory composite color image of the planetary nebula CVMP 1 imaged by the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph on the Gemini South telescope on Cerro Pachn in Chile.

Provider: NOIRLab

Image Source: https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noirlab2006a/

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

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
CVMP 1
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Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 15h 9m 25.6s
DEC = -55° 32’ 54.1”
Orientation
North is 47.9° CCW
Field of View
5.9 x 4.6 arcminutes
Constellation
Circinus

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Orange Gemini South (GMOS-S) Optical (H-alpha) 656.0 nm
Red Gemini South (GMOS-S) Optical (I) 780.0 nm
Green Gemini South (GMOS-S) Optical (R) 630.0 nm
Cyan Gemini South (GMOS-S) Optical (OIII) 499.0 nm
Blue Gemini South (GMOS-S) Optical (G) 475.0 nm
Spectrum_base
Orange
Red
Green
Cyan
Blue
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ID
noirlab2006a
Subject Category
Subject Name
CVMP 1
Credits
International Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA
Release Date
2020-02-20T03:00:00
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://noirlab.edu/public/images/noirlab2006a/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Gemini South, Gemini South, Gemini South, Gemini South, Gemini South
Instrument
GMOS-S, GMOS-S, GMOS-S, GMOS-S, GMOS-S
Color Assignment
Orange, Red, Green, Cyan, Blue
Band
Optical, Optical, Optical, Optical, Optical
Bandpass
H-alpha, I, R, OIII, G
Central Wavelength
656, 780, 630, 499, 475
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
None, None, None, None, None
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
227.35682311, -55.5483604473
Reference Dimension
2194.0, 1711.0
Reference Pixel
1097.0, 855.5
Scale
-4.45569326956e-05, 4.45569326956e-05
Rotation
47.900000000000006
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
noirlab2006a
Metadata Date
2020-07-28T23:59:12+02:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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Detailed color mapping information coming soon...

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