Planetary Nebula NGC 7027

This visible and infrared light picture of NGC 7027 provides a more complete view of how this planetary nebula is being shaped, revealing steps in its evolution.

Credit:

William B. Latter (SIRTF Science Center/Caltech) and NASA/ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo9811e
Type:Observation
Release date:19 March 1998, 06:00
Size:534 x 499 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 7027
Type:• Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Planetary
• X - Nebulae Images/Videos
Distance:3000 light years

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
V
Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Infrared
I
Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Infrared
Near-IR
1.9 μm Hubble Space Telescope
NICMOS
Infrared
Near-IR
2.12 μm Hubble Space Telescope
NICMOS

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