This photo was viewed 1 times and was downloaded in full size 1 times.

This photo was liked 0 times

Source page:



English: 2 minute exposure of Nova Eridani 2009 with a 14" telescope at 2009-11-30 16:13 UT (2009-12-01 00:13 Pingelly time) in the constellation Eridanus. This image was taken with a 96% full moon nearby. The source of this He/N-class nova could be an apparent magnitude 15.35 star. In the upper right hand corner is the star HD 30437 at a known magnitude of 10.2. On 2009-11-28 the nova was estimated at magnitude 8.4. Other names for this nova are: 000-BJR-847, VSX J044754.2-101043, and N Eri 2009.
Date 30 November 2009(2009-11-30)
Source This image was taken by Kevin Heider using LB-004 at LightBuckets in Pingelly, Australia.

Raw image from telescope (The wiki image is rotated 180 degrees to match Wikisky)
Use Wikisky and enter coordinates 04 47 54.20 -10 10 42.4 to locate this region of the sky.

Skyview (NASA Virtual Telescope) website / Skyview image (centered near a mag 15.35 star)
Author Kevin Heider @ LightBuckets
(Reusing this file)
I, Kevin Heider, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publishes it under the following licenses:
w:en:Creative Commons
attribution share alike
This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.
Attribution: I, Kevin Heider
You are free:
  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
Under the following conditions:
  • attribution – You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work).
  • share alike – If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under the same or similar license to this one.

GNU head Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled GNU Free Documentation License.

You may select the license of your choice.

Only registered users can post comments. Please login.

EXIF data:
File name nova-eridani-2009-lb4.jpg
Size, Mbytes 0.1808212890625
Mime type image/jpeg
Orientation of image 1
Image resolution in width direction 72
Image resolution in height direction 72
Unit of X and Y resolution 2
Color space information 65535
Exif image width 1336
Exif image length 994
Software used Adobe Photoshop CS Windows

See some ads as well as other free photos:

The images at Free-Photos.biz come mainly from Wikimedia Commons or from our own production. The photos are either in the public domain, or licensed under free linceses: Free-Photos.biz license, GPL, Creative Commons or Free-Art license. Some very few other photos where uploaded to Free-Photos.biz by our users and released into the public domain or into free usage under another free license (like GPL etc.)

While the copyright and licensing information supplied for each photo is believed to be accurate, Free-Photos.biz does not provide any warranty regarding the copyright status or correctness of licensing terms. If you decide to reuse the images from Free-Photos.biz, you should verify the copyright status of each image just as you would when obtaining images from other sources.

The use of depictions of living or deceased persons may be restricted in some jurisdictions by laws regarding personality rights. Such images are exhibited at Free-Photos.biz as works of art that serve higher artistic interests.

christianity portal