Backyard view of sky around HD 140283

This is a view of the sky surrounding the ancient star catalogued as HD 140283, which lies over 190 light-years from Earth.

Credit:

A. Fujii and Z. Levay (STScI)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo1308d
Type:Artwork
Release date:13 March 2013, 19:00
Size:3000 x 2400 px

About the Object

Name:HD 140283
Type:Local Universe : Star
Category:Illustrations

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