CTIO Image of a Portion of the LMC-4 Superbubble

An image of the Supergiant Shell LMC-4 in the Large Magellanic Cloud, taken with the Curtis Schmidt telescope at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO) as part of the Magellanic Clouds Emission Line Survey (MCELS).

Credit:

S. Points, C. Smith, R. Leiton, and C. Aguilera/NOAO/AURA/NSF and Z. Levay (STScI

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About the Image

Id:heic0507d
Type:Observation
Release date:7 June 2005, 15:00
Related releases:heic0507
Size:1800 x 1800 px

About the Object

Name:DEM L 243, LHA 120-N 63A, SNR 0535-66.0
Type:• Local Universe : Nebula : Type : Supernova Remnant
• X - Nebulae Images/Videos
Distance:150000 light years

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
Oiii
CTIO
Optical
Sii
CTIO
Optical
H-alpha
CTIO

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