Compass and scale image for NGC 3603

Compass and scale image for NGC 3603.

Credit:

Illustration Credit: NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI). Science Credit: NASA, ESA, R. O'Connell (University of Virginia), F. Paresce (National Institute for Astrophysics, Bologna, Italy), E. Young (Universities Space Research Association/Ames Research Center), the WFC3 Science Oversight Committee, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo1022b
Type:Observation
Release date:6 July 2010, 15:00
Size:1280 x 1141 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 3603
Type:• Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region
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Distance:20000 light years


Image Formats

Large JPEG
673.8 KB
Screensize JPEG
399.4 KB

Wallpapers

1024x768
448.9 KB
1280x1024
679.9 KB
1600x1200
840.2 KB

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
V
555 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Optical
H-alpha
656 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Optical
SII
673 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Infrared
Pa-beta
1.28 μm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Infrared
FeII
1.64 μm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3

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