WIYN Emission Line Image of Dumbbell Nebula (ground-based image)

Ground-based image of Dumbbell taken with KPNO WIYN 3.5mtelescope in H-alpha, [O III], and [O I] filters. WIYN Dumbbell Nebula Photo Page

Credit:

G. Jacoby, WIYN/NOAO/NSF

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0306b
Type:Observation
Release date:10 February 2003, 15:00
Size:3700 x 3700 px

About the Object

Name:Dumbbell Nebula, IRAS 19574+2234, M 27, Messier 27, NGC 6853
Type:• Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Planetary
• X - Nebulae Images/Videos
Distance:1200 light years
Constellation:Vulpecula

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
OI
630 nm Other
Optical
OIII
501 nm Other
Optical
H-alpha
656 nm Other

Image Formats

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Screensize JPEG
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