Ground-based (Digitized Sky Survey) image of TMR-1C region

Originally suspected to be the first directly detected planet outside our solar system follow up observations have shown that the object is most likley a backgrpund star whose light is has been dimmed and reddened by interestellar dust. However, even newer observations now brought the phantom planet back from oblivion.

This picture shows the region around of TMR-1C on the sky.



About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Release date:28 May 1998, 19:00
Size:600 x 600 px

About the Object

Name:TMR 1C
Type:• Milky Way : Star

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