Ultra-sharp Images Make Old Stars Look Absolutely Marvelous!

Color composite GSAOI+GeMS image of HP 1 obtained using the Gemini South telescope in Chile. North is up and East to the left. Composite image produced by Mattia Libralato of the Space Telescope Science Institute.

Credit:

Gemini Observatory/AURA/NSF; composite image produced by Mattia Libralato of Space Telescope Science Institute.

About the Image

Id:gemini1902a
Type:Observation
Release date:March 21, 2019
Related releases:gemini1902
Size:4264 x 4243 px

About the Object

Name:HP 1
Category:Star Clusters

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BandTelescope
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Gemini South
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