About the Object

Category: NIRCam

Short-wavelength NIRCam Orion mosaic in ESASky

This image shows a short-wavelength NIRCam mosaic of the inner Orion Nebula and Trapezium Cluster. It shows a region 4 light years across, slightly less than the distance between the Sun and our nearest neighbour, Proxima Centauri. The full image on ESASky measures 21,000 x 14,351 pixels and can be viewed here.


Science leads and image processing: M. McCaughrean, S. Pearson

About the Image

Id: ann2301a
Type: Collage
Release date: 2 October 2023, 12:00
Related announcements: ann2301
Size: 2779 x 1705 px

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