Ground-Based View of J2150−0551 Region

Wide-field image around the field of J2150−0551 (ground-based view), in which an intermediate-mass black hole named 3XMM J215022.4−055108 has been detected.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin

About the Image

Id:heic2005d
Type:Observation
Release date:31 March 2020, 19:00
Related releases:heic2005
Size:7279 x 5257 px

About the Object

Name:3XMM J215022.4−055108
Type:Early Universe : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Black Hole
Constellation:Aquarius
Category:Quasars and Black Holes

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Coordinates

Position (RA):21 50 24.87
Position (Dec):-5° 49' 20.14"
Field of view:122.43 x 88.42 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.4° left of vertical


Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
B
479 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
R
649 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2

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