IRS-8 Bow-Shock

RS-8 smaller field JHK' color composite and K' image with stars subtracted. See https://www.gemini.edu/gallery/media/irs-8-bow-shock for more information.

Credit:

Gemini Observatory/Francois Rigaut

About the Image

Id:geminiann02010b
Type:Observation
Release date:Nov. 6, 2002, 5 a.m.
Related announcements:geminiann02010
Size:357 x 291 px

About the Object

Name:Gemini North
Constellation:Sagittarius
Category:Gemini Observatory
Stars

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Coordinates

Position (RA):17 45 40.12
Position (Dec):-28° 59' 58.83"
Field of view:0.12 x 0.10 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.3° right of vertical


Colors & filters

BandWave-lengthTele-scope
Infrared
H
1.65 μmGemini North
Hokupa'a-36 / QUIRC
Infrared
K
2.12 μmGemini North
Hokupa'a-36 / QUIRC