Wide-field view of HD 189733b and surroundings (DSS2 excerpt, ground-based image)

A wide star field image of the region around HD 189733b. The star HD 189733 is located in the centre, just to the left of the planetary nebula Messier 27. The field-of-view is approximately 2.7 x 2.8 degrees.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, and the Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgment: Davide De Martin (ESA/Hubble

About the Image

NASA press release
Id:heic0807b
Type:Observation
Release date:19 March 2008, 19:00
Related releases:heic0807
Size:9922 x 10194 px

About the Object

Name:HD 189733b, Messier 27
Type:• Milky Way : Star : Circumstellar Material : Planetary System
• Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Planetary

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Infrared
I
DSS

Image Formats

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