The Prawn Nebula IC 4628 in the constellation of Scorpius

This chart shows the prominent constellation of Scorpius (The Scorpion). Most of the stars that can be seen in a dark sky with the unaided eye are marked. The location of the star formation region called the Prawn Nebula (IC 4628) is indicated with a red circle. This cloud appears large but is very faint and cannot be seen visually with a small telescope.

Të drejtat:

ESO, IAU and Sky and Telescope

Rreth fotografisë

Tipi:Punim artistik
Data e Publikimit:Sht 18, 2013, 12:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1535, eso1340
Përmasat:3338 x 4278 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:IC 4628
Tipi:Milky Way : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
Distanca:6000 vite dritë

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