Blue spectrum of HD126587

The absorption lines of the elements hydrogen, barium, neodymium and strontium are labelled on this section of the spectrum of star HD126587. The picture covers the range from 4066 angstroms (top left) to 4710 angstroms (bottom right), which is clearly all in the blue part of the spectrum. This image is described in more detail in the accompanying press release), discussing results pertaining to galaxy-wide element formation.

Credit:

NOIRLab/NSF/AURA

About the Image

Id:noao0003a
Type:Collage
Release date:Nov. 14, 2000
Related releases:noao0003
Size:1650 x 1650 px

About the Object

Name:HD 126587
Category:Stars

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