About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0319i
Type:Observation
Release date:10 July 2003, 20:00
Size:2112 x 2115 px

About the Object

Name:B 1620+26, Messier 4, NGC 6121
Type:Milky Way : Planet : Special Cases : Pulsar planet
Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Globular
Distance:5500 light years
Constellation:Scorpius
Category:Star Clusters

Image Formats

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2.6 MB
Screensize JPEG
598.8 KB

Wallpapers

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1280x1024
898.5 KB
1600x1200
1.2 MB
1920x1200
1.1 MB
2048x1536
1.5 MB

Coordinates

Position (RA):16 23 38.87
Position (Dec):-26° 32' 19.99"
Field of view:1.16 x 1.17 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 55.2° right of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Ultraviolet
U
336 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
V
555 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Infrared
I
814 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2

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