Guide Star Catalogue II

This is the Guide Star Catalogue II (GSC-II) view of the Rosette Nebula.

Credit:

NASA/ESA, the DSS-II and GSC-II Consortia (with images from the 'Palomar Observatory-STScI Digital Sky Survey of the northern sky, based on scans of the Second Palomar Sky Survey are copyright ) 1993-1999 by the California Institute of Technology)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0118e
Type:Observation
Release date:4 June 2001, 18:30
Size:350 x 248 px

About the Object

Name:NFC 2237, Rosette Nebula
Type:• Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region
• X - Nebulae Images/Videos
Distance:4500 light years

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Optical
R
DSS

Image Formats

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