Gemini South Captures Planetary Nebula CVMP 1

The international Gemini Observatory composite color image of the planetary nebula CVMP 1 imaged by the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph on the Gemini South telescope on Cerro Pachón in Chile.

Credit:

International Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA

About the Image

Id:noirlab2006a
Type:Observation
Release date:Feb. 20, 2020, 3 a.m.
Related releases:noirlab2006
Size:2194 x 1711 px

About the Object

Name:CVMP 1
Constellation:Circinus
Category:Nebulae

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Coordinates

Position (RA):15 9 25.64
Position (Dec):-55° 32' 54.10"
Field of view:5.87 x 4.57 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 47.9° left of vertical


Colors & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
G
475 nmGemini South
GMOS-S
Optical
OIII
499 nmGemini South
GMOS-S
Optical
R
630 nmGemini South
GMOS-S
Optical
H-alpha
656 nmGemini South
GMOS-S
Optical
I
780 nmGemini South
GMOS-S