NGC 6791: three stellar ages illustration

This illustration explains the three stellar ages of NGC 6791.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, and A. Feild (STScI)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0825e
Type:Chart
Release date:10 July 2008, 15:00
Size:2070 x 3000 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 6791
Type:• Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Cluster : Open
Distance:13000 light years
Constellation:Sagittarius

Image Formats

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Coordinates

Position (RA):18 3 39.74
Position (Dec):-24° 22' 44.89"
Field of view:2.46 x 2.51 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 55.2° left of vertical

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