IC 4997

This image is a part of the Hubble Gallery of Planetary Nebulae.

Credit:

Howard Bond (ST ScI) and NASA/ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
Id:opo9738c7
Type:Observation
Release date:17 December 1997, 06:00
Size:229 x 227 px

About the Object

Name:IC 4997, IRAS 20178+1634
Type:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Planetary
Distance:8000 light years
Constellation:Sagitta
Category:Nebulae

Image Formats

Large JPEG
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Screensize JPEG
317.9 KB

Coordinates

Position (RA):20 20 8.75
Position (Dec):16° 43' 53.59"
Field of view:0.16 x 0.16 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 156.2° right of vertical

Colours & filters

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

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