Sagittarius constellation (ground-based image)

This photo was taken by the Japanese astrophotographer Akira Fujii and shows a full view of the constellation of Sagittarius, also known as the 'Teapot'. In the bottom right corner, the Omega or Swan Nebula (also known as Messier 17) is marked. The box corresponds to the NOAO image of this nebula.


Akira Fujii

About the Image

Release date:24 April 2003, 15:00
Related releases:heic0305
Size:2028 x 1549 px

About the Object

Name:Constellation Sagittarius
Type:Milky Way : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation

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