vdB 141 South

This image was obtained with the wide-field view of the Mosaic Camera on the Mayall 4-meter telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory. This globule is located just south of vdB 141, a reflection nebula located in the constellation Cepheus. This very faint nebula looks like a bird about to take flight. North is down and East is to the right. Imaged August 28, 2009.

Credit:
T.A. Rector/University of Alaska Anchorage, H. Schweiker/WIYN and NOIRLab/NSF/AURA

About the Image

Id:noao-vdb141se
Type:Observation
Release date:June 30, 2020, 9:34 p.m.
Size:2048 x 2048 px

About the Object

Name:vdB 141
Constellation:Cepheus
Category:Nebulae

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Coordinates

Position (RA):21 15 13.02
Position (Dec):68° 0' 19.55"
Field of view:8.85 x 8.88 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 179.6° right of vertical


Colors & filters

BandWave-lengthTele-scope
Optical
B
436 nmNicholas U. Mayall 4-meter Telescope
Mosaic I
Optical
V
537 nmNicholas U. Mayall 4-meter Telescope
Mosaic I
Optical
Ha
656 nmNicholas U. Mayall 4-meter Telescope
Mosaic I
Optical
I
805 nmNicholas U. Mayall 4-meter Telescope
Mosaic I