Dusty disk around HD 34700 A

The dusty disk around HD 34700 A is part of a survey of 44 young massive stars to investigate planet formation in dusty, swirling disks — likely to become new solar systems. The image was taken with the Gemini Planet Imager (GPI) instrument on the Gemini South telescope of the International Gemini Observatory, a Program of NSF’s NOIRLab.

Credit:

International Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/E. Rich (Michigan University)

About the Image

Id:noirlab2212c
Type:Observation
Release date:June 15, 2022, 10:15 a.m.
Related releases:noirlab2212
Size:1089 x 1089 px

About the Object

Constellation:Orion

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Coordinates

Position (RA):5 19 41.42
Position (Dec):5° 38' 42.80"
Field of view:0.04 x 0.04 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 16.1° right of vertical


Colors & filters

BandWave-lengthTele-scope
Infrared
J
1.229 μmGemini South
GPI