Cat's Eye Nebula image imaged with Digitized Sky Survey 2 (ground-based image)

The image of the area around the Cat's Eye Nebula was composed from three Digitized Sky Survey 2 images taken through blue, red and infrared filters. The image spans 1 x 1 degree.

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About the Image

Id:heic0414d
Type:Observation
Release date:9 September 2004, 15:00
Related releases:heic0414
Size:3478 x 3427 px

About the Object

Name:Cat's Eye Nebula, IRAS 17584+6638A, NGC 6543
Type:• Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Planetary
• X - Nebulae Images/Videos
Distance:3000 light years

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Optical
R
DSS
Infrared
I
DSS

Image Formats

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