Star Cluster R136

The star cluster R136 is a cluster of young, dense stars in 30 Doradus.

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About the Image

NASA press release
Id:opo9404c
Type:Observation
Release date:13 January 1994, 06:00
Size:1144 x 1145 px

About the Object

Name:30 Doradus, R136, RMC 136
Type:• Local Universe : Star : Grouping : Cluster
Distance:170000 light years
Constellation:Dorado

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Coordinates

Position (RA):5 38 42.41
Position (Dec):-69° 6' 2.87"
Field of view:0.23 x 0.23 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 62.2° right of vertical

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