Wide-Field View of Globular Cluster NGC 6397

Pictured here is the region around the globular cluster NGC 6397.

Credit:

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

About the Image

Id:heic2103e
Type:Observation
Release date:11 February 2021, 16:00
Related releases:heic2103
Size:13357 x 9792 px

About the Object

Type:Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Globular
Constellation:Ara
Category:Star Clusters

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Coordinates

Position (RA):17 40 42.33
Position (Dec):-53° 40' 29.69"
Field of view:224.46 x 164.55 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.2° left of vertical


Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
R
649 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
I
825 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2

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