Hubble image of LRLL 54361

This infrared image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows an image of protostellar object LRLL 54361.

The protostar is letting off flashes of light every 25.3 days.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, and J. Muzerolle (STScI)

About the Image

Id:heic1303b
Type:Observation
Release date:7 February 2013, 19:00
Related releases:heic1303
Size:444 x 446 px

About the Object

Name:IC 348, LRLL 54361
Type:• Milky Way : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Protostar
Distance:950 light years
Constellation:Perseus

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Coordinates

Position (RA):3 43 51.01
Position (Dec):32° 3' 9.46"
Field of view:0.47 x 0.48 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 19.0° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Infrared
H
1.6 μm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3

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